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Old 08-09-2003, 04:49 PM   #1
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Had a little problem today when I booted up...

First time I booted, Linux used KDE for the GUI. I prefer it, at least over what it will only boot into now: GNOME.

How do I fix this?

EDIT: Sorry, figured it out.

Last edited by Jed; 08-09-2003 at 04:57 PM.
Old 08-09-2003, 05:14 PM   #2
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edit your .xinitrc file to say
exec startkde
instead of
exec gnome-session
and i dont' know about debian but you may have a utitlity such as switchdesk like in redhat where you can do it grapically


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