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Old 04-17-2005, 09:14 PM   #1
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GNOME2 - how to change window managers?

I want to try out Sawfish. I installed the latest Debian package (Sawfish 1.3) on my Debian sarge system. But when I make the following command:

killall metacity; sawfish &

Im getting the following error:

error--> (error "sm-open-connection" "Authentication Rejected, reason : None of the authentication protocols specified are supported and host-based authentication failed")

Does anyone know what the deal is with this?
Old 04-18-2005, 12:43 AM   #2
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