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Old 11-23-2003, 10:14 PM   #1
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What should I be careful before installing fvwm on gnome


At the moment I use gnome as desktop. However, I want to give fvwm a try. What should I be careful before I do so? Like what files I should backup or so, and how to restore what it is if I don't like fvwm.

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Old 11-23-2003, 10:26 PM   #2
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How do you boot? Command line (easy, don't worry) or GUI (makes it difficult as you need to know what login manager you use)?
 
Old 11-24-2003, 08:44 AM   #3
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GUI is the case for me.
 
  


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