switch Unity back to Gnome

Ric Moore wayward4now at gmail.com
Fri Dec 7 04:22:31 UTC 2012

On 12/06/2012 09:34 AM, Thomas Blasejewicz wrote:
> Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
> I just did some googling and found, that you can switch Unity back to Gnome.
> For that purpose I went (following the instructions) to Ubuntu Software
> Center and installed
> * Gnome Shell
> * Gnome Shell Extensions Preferences
> After logging out / or restarting I was supposed to be able to choose
> either Unity or Gnome.
> Yet, my computer ALWAYS comes up with Unity and does not give me any choice.
> Could somebody possibly direct to the setting/operation I missed?
As a general rule, you want a package that claims to install the 
"desktop", which seems to be the magic word to pull in all the packages 
you need for a working desktop with the correct choice set during login. 
  :) Ric

My father, Victor Moore (Vic) used to say:
"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.

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