[Ubuntu-US-CA] selecting a desktop
tony.baechler at gmail.com
Sat Sep 10 04:11:49 UTC 2011
On 9/9/2011 1:07 PM, Robert Lewis wrote:
> I am currently testing Ubuntu beta 1 11.04.
Why are you still using a 11.04 beta? Do you mean 11.10? 11.04 had its
final release in April.
> I have several desktops installed which I can choose at login time
> by clicking on the arrow at the bottom of the screen before entering my
Do you mean from the live CD or from an actual install? If you're talking
about a hard drive install, ignore this email as my answer probably doesn't
> My question is how can I learn the exact command that is being executed when
> I select a desktop from this list? What file has the list and the
> commands being
> run when I use the mouse / GUI to select the desktop?
If running from the live CD, look at /syslinux.cfg or files in /boot. I
think syslinux.cfg is in the root of the CD. I don't know if that's
actually where the list of commands is, but hopefully someone will correct
me if I'm wrong.
Have a good day,
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