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Old 03-10-2005, 11:50 AM   #1
javb
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typing gdm, starting kde


i have set my default desktop manager to gdm, and installed all the packages neccesary, but when it starts, appears the GNOME loginscreen, i enter my user name and password, and the KDE start, running all the normal configuration when i run KDE.


How can i start MY GNOME.
 
Old 03-10-2005, 11:54 AM   #2
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personally I normally use the login window/box and use the dropdown in the bottom righthand corner to select the gnome login.

As I don't like, and haven't managed to get to grips with how gnome works, it doesn't get used very often!

regards

John
 
Old 03-10-2005, 11:55 AM   #3
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On the login screen, there is usually an opion to change your environment - possibly called "Session". Click it and set Gnome as your desktop.
 
  


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