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Old 09-16-2005, 08:33 PM   #1
donJulio
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How do I change my desktop/GUI?


I just installed Slackware 10.2 and picked Fluxbox as the GUI. I want to change to KDE (and vice versa) and I was expecting to find the switchdesk command somewhere, but I couldn't find it. How do I change the default GUI from fluxbox to KDE from the CLI?
 
Old 09-16-2005, 08:35 PM   #2
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xwmconfig
 
Old 09-17-2005, 02:11 AM   #3
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If you fire up a text editor and edit etc/inittab and change your run level from 3 to 4 you will be presented with a nice shiny GUI log-in screen where you can choose your session type, where you can choose the wm you want to use( KDE, Flux, XFce, etc.).
When you open up inittab

change id:3:initdefault:

to read id:4:initdefault:

save and exit.

Last edited by hitest; 09-17-2005 at 12:41 PM.
 
Old 09-17-2005, 12:39 PM   #4
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Quote:
Originally posted by hitest
re-boot.
????? someone has been using windows too long.
 
Old 09-17-2005, 12:42 PM   #5
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Originally posted by ringwraith
????? someone has been using windows too long.
Dang, you're right! Thanks for the correction. Fixed:-)
 
  


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