Steven Vollom stevenvollom at
Thu Jul 23 16:15:34 UTC 2009

On Thursday 23 July 2009 11:38:04 am Gene Heskett wrote:
> On Thursday 23 July 2009, Steven Vollom wrote:
> >I did something stupid.  A couple of days ago, I installed an application
> > that was recommended by one of the people who helps on the list.  I have
> > not turned my computer off for a couple of days, so changes did not take
> > place until today.  I thought I was installing a perhaps better
> > equivalent of Dolphin, and did not realize I was downloading and
> > installing Gnome Desktop.
> >
> >I am sure it is a great application, but it looks too much like windows to
> > me and isn't any fun.  The problem is I can't remember the name of the
> > application to remove it.  When I google gnome desktop, it doesn't use
> > the name I downloaded, so I am not sure how to remove it properly.
> >
> >I want KDE back.  Can someone give me the name so I can remove it? 
> > Thanks!
> >
> >Steven
> If 'switchdesk' is installed, a simple 'switchdesk kde' and an x restart
> should put you back to where you were. You may have to find and install
> switchdesk in the package managers listings.
> --
> Cheers, Gene
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>  soap, ballot, jury, and ammo. Please use in that order."
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> <>
> Failure to adjust for daylight savings time.
Switchdesk is not in the package manager nor can it be found using sudo apt-
get install switchdesk.


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