LinuxQuestions.org
Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions
User Name
Password
Linux - Distributions This forum is for Distribution specific questions.
Red Hat, Slackware, Debian, Novell, LFS, Mandriva, Ubuntu, Fedora - the list goes on and on... Note: An (*) indicates there is no official participation from that distribution here at LQ.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 05-05-2003, 09:28 PM   #1
Thaidog
Member
 
Registered: Sep 2002
Location: Hilton Head, SC
Distribution: Gentoo
Posts: 637

Rep: Reputation: 32
Question Window manager settings on Red Hat 9


I just downloaded the Xpde manager form www.xpde.com... I want to install it... what do I need to do? Is there a simple directory that it instals in? thx
 
Old 05-05-2003, 10:08 PM   #2
rmartine
Member
 
Registered: Dec 2002
Location: San Luis Obispo, CA
Distribution: Fedora Core 3
Posts: 618

Rep: Reputation: 30
Well... I checked out your link and the instructions say to uncompress it and read the INSTALL file. Have you done that yet?

Start with this.

bash2.05$ tar -xzvf xpde-0.3.5-20030426.tar.gz

Then change into the newly created directory.

bash2.05$ cd xpde-0.3.5-20030426

Then read the README file

bash2.05$ vi README

Contintue following instructions.

Sorry if that doesn't help much.
 
Old 05-06-2003, 12:51 AM   #3
nakkaya
LQ Guru
 
Registered: Jan 2003
Location: Turkey&USA
Distribution: Emacs and linux is its device driver(Slackware,redhat)
Posts: 1,398

Rep: Reputation: 45
once i took a look at it just uncompress it and then changed my .xinitrc file to execute the binary and thats all i didi
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
unable to configure window manager settings corbis_demon Linux - Newbie 0 07-12-2004 12:25 PM
setting window manager in red had as 2.1 arokh Red Hat 2 11-03-2003 05:45 AM
Red Hat 7.3, Sawfish window manager, and iconifying Dark_Helmet Linux - Distributions 3 03-02-2003 03:48 PM
Red Hat 7.3 firewall settings? safra Linux - Newbie 10 11-08-2002 09:43 AM
Red Hat screen settings icesar Linux - General 3 10-10-2002 02:08 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:52 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration