Restoring the old gnome desktop

Joep L. Blom jlblom at
Wed Apr 25 22:26:07 UTC 2012

On 26-04-12 00:09, Bill Stanley wrote:
> I knew I was going to regret switching to the Unity desktop and I was
> right! I was assured that I could choose to use the Classic Gnome
> desktop if I didn't like Unity. I ungraded to version 11.10 and I can't
> find how to choose the classic desktop. On the previous version, I could
> at least choose to use the Gnome Classic desktop.
> I did go to the software repository and downloaded Gnome 3. I thought
> that would restore the Gnome desktop (No dice). I looked at the Help
> menu and I was unable to find it. So the question is... What must I do
> to get back to the Gnome desktop.
> Bill Stanley
Use Xubuntu.

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