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Old 11-18-2004, 05:15 PM   #1
emptystrings
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Configuring startx


How do I configure startx to use a different Windows Manager? Right now, I'm using KDE, but I'd like to switch to Gnome and try it out also. Thanks.
 
Old 11-18-2004, 05:19 PM   #2
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edit ~/.xinitrc
add line:
exec gnome-session

[edit]exec startkde will take you back...[/edit]

Last edited by secesh; 11-18-2004 at 05:23 PM.
 
Old 11-18-2004, 06:35 PM   #3
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Thank you.
 
Old 11-18-2004, 11:17 PM   #4
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if you're logging into level 3, command prompt, you can also type xwmconfig and choose the manager from there, then type startx
 
  


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