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Old 11-18-2002, 08:17 PM   #1
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quick question 'desktop switcher'


i was playing around with this feature and switched the root account to 'twm'.. how to i change it backto gnome? thanks -james
 
Old 11-18-2002, 10:46 PM   #2
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Fire up switchdesk from an Xterm, the command is ...
switchdesk
 
Old 11-19-2002, 12:32 PM   #3
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... but you shouldn't be running X as root! You should always, always, always use a normal user's account and only use the command su (or sudo) to temporarily change to root to do maintainence tasks! Running as root, you are a potential hazard to your own system!
 
Old 11-20-2002, 07:23 AM   #4
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And a handy way to check out other installed window managers is to install "Xtart".
 
  


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