How to switch from gnome to kde?
karlok at fastmail.fm
Fri Jan 2 03:36:54 UTC 2009
Gene Heskett wrote:
> 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.
The usual way to start kdm is "/etc/init.d/kdm start". This script uses
the start-stop-daemon command to start kdm.
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