[linux-elitists] GNOME report.

Jim Richardson warlock@eskimo.com
Thu Jan 8 01:35:03 PST 2004

On Thu, Jan 08, 2004 at 08:57:53AM +0000, Peter Whysall wrote:
>On Thu, 2004-01-08 at 08:22, Nathaniel Smith wrote:
>> Probably it defaults to "x-window-manager", a symlink to some window
>> manager deemed to be "sensible" somehow.  It's managed with
>> alternatives; I think it just defaults to the first or last wm you
>> installed, or something like that, but you can change it by modifying
>> /etc/alternatives/x-window-manager to point at the default you'd
>> prefer.
>No, don't do that. 
>Do "update-alternatives --config x-window-manager" instead.

Oh, I did, I just needed the boot to the head re: /etc/alternatives... I
always seem to forget about that. 

Jim Richardson     http://www.eskimo.com/~warlock
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