How to switch from gnome to kde?

Gene Heskett gene.heskett at
Fri Jan 2 02:50:01 UTC 2009

On Thursday 01 January 2009, Pastor JW wrote:
>On Thursday 01 January 2009 4:10:00 pm Jonathan Jesse wrote:
>> I think we are missing a bigger problem....  I think you mentioned X is
>> not starting automatically?  Is that true?  Are you have video card issues
>> that I may have missed earlier
>Since it doesn't get to the login screen couldn't one just type kdm or gdm
>directly into the terminal and see the errors which would cause it to fail?

That I hadn't tried.  The too much forest & can't find the tree syndrome. :)  
I'll do that tomorrow for grins.


>kubuntu-desktop and ubuntu-desktop should have pulled everything they needed
>to run properly including the desktop manager for each of the modes and in
>fact should have given a requester upon installation of which dm would be
> the default.  At least it always has during each of the installs I have
> done for people.
>73 de N7PSV aka Pastor JW <n><   PDGA# 35276

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