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Old 04-23-2003, 11:32 PM   #1
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Gnome 2.2 Window Manager Switch

How do you change the Gnome 2.2 default window manager from meta city? I really like the new gnome but it doesnt appear to be the easiest to customize.
Old 04-24-2003, 01:08 AM   #2
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open a terminal window and run this:

killall metacity&sawfish &

this should run sawfish in ur currnet gnome session. Now, before logging out, mark the option 'Save Current setup'. this should automatically start sawfish the next time you login.

u need to do this to each gnome user.


(this is a duplicate post from to diff users )


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