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pewdnet 10-20-2002 04:06 AM

Setting up KDE/Gnome?
ok ... how do i setup kde 3.0.1 or gnome under slackware 8.1 (zipslack... Fat32) ~.~

pewdnet 10-20-2002 04:17 AM

Windows ME .. 733mhz Celeron 64mb ram cdrom .. all is good...
it runs loads starts... mc works.. almost all of slackware uncompressed .. how do i get them to start.. eg KDE or Gnome

cinders 10-20-2002 07:34 AM

Type "startx" to start an Xwindows session and hopefully you may be presented with one or the other....or a choice (havnt run slack for years). If not.... type "kdm" and you can choose from there.

Mara 10-20-2002 12:54 PM

Create a file .xinitrc in your home directory and insert 'startgnome' (if you prefer GNOME) or 'startkde' (if you prefer KDE). Then use startx to run X.

pewdnet 10-20-2002 02:33 PM

ok got into kde.. via kdm.. but my res is reallly really bad... how do i fix that??

cinders 10-21-2002 04:02 AM

Ctrl+Alt+Plus / Minus (on the number pad) to cycle through available resolutions.

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