[svlug] booting gnome

Joe Buck Joe.Buck at synopsys.COM
Mon Apr 3 15:15:16 PDT 2006


Ron Hinchley wrote:
> > I have a Java app that does not work in Gnome FC4, I have updated Java 
> > with no success. I would like to try it in KDE, I have installed both 
> > but the default is Gnome. Does anyone know how to change the boot?

On Mon, Apr 03, 2006 at 02:48:19PM -0700, Erik Steffl wrote:
>    why do you think gnome or kde would make any difference for java? Not 
> saying it couldn't make any difference but it's unlikely. IIRC you can 
> pick different desktops/WMs in GDM or KDM login window (when you start X).

The only part of Gnome that the Java app can "see" is the window manager,
and I can't imagine any window manager issue that would keep an app from
working under one, but make it work under the other.




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