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Old 07-15-2005, 10:40 AM   #1
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Switch from KDE to Gnome

Does anyone know how to do this in mandriva? I installed both but can't figure out how to switch between them.
Old 07-15-2005, 10:58 AM   #2
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look in the session menu in your login manager kdm or gdm.
Old 07-18-2005, 07:17 AM   #3
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go to the logout option and end session only a new sign-on screen will appear with all the user names on your linux system. after you select the user it will go to a password screen where there is an a dropdown selection box to pick the environment you want to use.
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unless this happened to you, too.

i still haven't figure out what's wrong
Old 07-20-2005, 01:07 PM   #5
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just out of curiosity.... is one better than the other, i just went with KDE cuz i dont know much of anything about linux... trying to learn .
Old 07-20-2005, 03:02 PM   #6
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Originally posted by a_r_cook
just out of curiosity.... is one better than the other, i just went with KDE cuz i dont know much of anything about linux... trying to learn .
No. They are considered to be as good as the other.

I just prefer KDE because Konqueror is much better then Nautilus, but then this is just a question of personal preference. Itīs much like choosing a distro, itīs all linux .... the rest is preference. Try both and see what you like!


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