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gdm will give you a list of installed window managers.
just click on session
The trouble is, I was expecting to see the "session" button there (I installed both Gnome and KDE), but I don't see it. And I've been trying to figure out how to either configure gdm or alternatively try out kdm or xdm.
I installed Fedora 10 from the live CD with KDE desktop as default, I wanted to check out gnome as well so I installed it, but it didn't show up in my session switcher on my login screen and I didn't want to bother with that, so these are the steps I took, only opposite because your default is going to look like my edited one, so my default one will be yours after editing..... yeah.
As root edit /etc/sysconfig/desktop (create this file if it doesn't already exist), to contain:
Assuming you have everything needed for KDE installed, this should be the manual solution.
"yum install switchdesk-gui" will give you a graphical method for doing this. However, I have it installed and don't see it in my menus so you may have to run "switchdesk" from a terminal (which is sort of stupid if you ask me).
Yeah, I was just looking at it and it's apparently not quite what it used to be. Sorry I can't be of more help as I have absolutely no use for KDE, but this might help you:
Originally Posted by http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/KDE
To make KDM the default display manager, use your favourite package management tool (yum, kpackagekit) to install system-switch-displaymanager and run the system-switch-displaymanager kdm command.
I would imagine KDM would have an easier time of switching to KDE. I should note though that this really shouldn't be necessary, but I've been finding quite a bit in F10 that I don't agree with (NetworkManger, spacial view, and so on).
I found the tool that I refer to in the title (system-switch-displaymanager). It worked. I didn't find out how it performed its magic, but at least I'm working with kdm now, which gives me some options.