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Old 11-20-2006, 06:18 AM   #1
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window manager


I use ubuntu 6.10, How can i change the window manager (the one which is installed by default) to another one like "waimea" or something else?

Which one is installed by default?
Old 11-20-2006, 07:21 AM   #2
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Install your window manager first (e.g. sudo apt-get install waimea). When the installation finishes, log out the system ("log out" or "end current session"). When the x server restarts and you are prompted for a password, select your newly installed window manager from the "system" menu.

In Ubuntu, Gnome is installed by default; in Kubuntu KDE, in Xubuntu XFCE and in Fluxbuntu Fluxbox.
Old 11-20-2006, 11:21 AM   #3
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Thank You!
I'll try that


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