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spidna 02-25-2005 07:07 PM

How would i add enlightenment to kde list so i can pick and choose which window manager i want to boot to. what file do i need to edit.

darkleaf 02-26-2005 03:33 AM

The kdm configuration file. I don't know where it lives or what to edit causeI don't use it anymore.

short101 02-26-2005 07:21 AM

If you are using gdm or kdm you should be able to choose the window manager at login.

imagreg 02-27-2005 03:37 PM

spidna...i did this by adding a file to /usr/share/xsessions. inside this folder you should have files for your other desktops such as fluxbox and gnome and so on. i copied one of these files and edited it and renamed it Enlightenment.desktop. now elightenment shows up as an option in KDM.

here is the file i created:

[Desktop Entry]

[Window Manager]

open up gedit copy this to it and name it Enlightenment.desktop

then put this file in the xsessions folder and you should be good to go.

m_yates 02-27-2005 08:28 PM

On Debian, all you need to do is:

apt-get install enlightenment
and an enlightenment entry will automatically be added to kdm. If the entry isn't there for some reason, you can run:

dpkg-reconfigure enlightenment
or re-install it.

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