Re: Stupid newbie questions.
> 2. What does debian use to tell it what window manager is default? I
> want window maker to be default.
pod:/etc/alternatives# ls -l x-window-manager
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 21 Sep 7 15:09 x-window-manager
Make /etc/alternatives/x-window-manager a symlink to your desired manager
as shown above.
> 3. When I pull up an xterm as a regular use and su to root I can't
> execute X programs as root, I always get a 'can't open display' error, I
> know I've seen this in the past, but I can't remember how I fixed it.