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Old 11-21-2008, 11:51 PM   #1
vermissa
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How do i change my login manager ?


I have downloaded login manager themes (.tar.gz archive) from 'http://art.gnome.org/themes/gdm_greeter/'

I am using Gnome 2.22.1 on fedora 9. How do i install these themes . There doesn't seem to be any option to change login screen in System->Preferences or System->Administration. (This is the suggested method in gnome.org forum/faq)

Is there a command to do this in the terminal; Or any scripts to be edited.

Thanks in advance.
 
Old 11-22-2008, 02:42 AM   #2
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in fedora 9 there is NO gui or CLI to do that
might be fixed in fedora 10 ?
but you can use KDM if KDE is installed
 
Old 11-22-2008, 09:15 AM   #3
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This may help;
http://live.gnome.org/GDM/2.22/Configuration
 
Old 11-22-2008, 09:46 PM   #4
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Fedora uses a new bleeding-edge GDM that doesn't support themes yet. Fortunately, you can easily downgrade to Fedora 8's GDM.

http://forums.fedoraforum.org/showthread.php?t=193067
 
  


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