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Old 01-24-2004, 07:29 AM   #1
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X and different desktop environments


How can I make X starts with a specified Desktop Environment? For example I have an Slackware 9.1 system witch normally starts with KDE at the "startx" command but what if I want to start GNOME or FluxBox?
If I set it to start in X mode I could select what Desktop Environment to use and I had selected GNOME and made it default. I couldn't find out where it saves the information to know what DE to load.
Could someone help me?

Thanks!
P.S. Does someone know how could I change colors for bash in console mode?
 
Old 01-24-2004, 09:09 AM   #2
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Under slackware there is "xwmconfig", invoke from shell. It's great
 
  


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