Gnome Shell in Ubuntu 11.10

Colin Law clanlaw at
Wed Jan 11 09:10:30 UTC 2012

On 11 January 2012 06:22, Dave Henley <dhenley1 at> wrote:
> I installed the gnome shell on top of my ubuntu 11.10 desktop, but I don`t
> get the Unity kind of interface.
> My Unity interface actually does work perfectly, but I prefer the Gnome 3
> Shell.
> The only thing I see is the normal gnome interface with the regular taskbar.
> I can`t even access the settings and such since that option fails to be
> visible from the taskbar.
> Does anyone have a clue?

Are you selecting the shell from the logon screen?  Click the cog next
to the password field.


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