[svlug] window manager

Chris Gippert chrisg at intekom.co.za
Tue Jan 21 22:56:58 PST 2003


Hello Sanatan

Thank you very much for your help. It is very easy to change something
in the GUI but can sometimes be very difficult to change back again if
one is not to familiar with Linux.

Best regards
Chris

Sanatan Rai wrote:
> 
> : In RH 7.2, KDE, I clicked on the window manger control panel and
> : selected something called FVWM2.
> : Just to see what it would look like. The window manager said I should
> : restart the xserver for it to take effect.
> : I did this by logging out then typing startx. Nothing happens. X does
> : not start. I know that somewhere in that mysterious maze of arcane
> : terminology a.k.a the command line there must be a way to bring KDE
> : back. Can someone please help me?
> :
> 
>         Do
> 
>         switchdesk kde
> 
> that should work.
> 
> --Sanatan
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