Re: KDE peculiarities and questions
Ken Heard wrote:
> I have KDE installed on all three of the boxes my spouse and I use. The
> box with Sarge installed, a P4 desktop, uses KDE 3.3.?; whereas the
> other two, one a P3 desktop and the other a P2 Tecra 8000 Toshiba
> laptop, have Etch, which uses KDE 3.5.5. The latter has some nice new
> features, but I have also run into four peculiarities.
> 1. On the P3 desktop only, the panel displays the taskbar three times.
> Once is surely enough. I tried to fix it by purging KDE and
> reinstalling it, to no avail. Any ideas on what I can do to remove this
Does this happen for all users, or just one user?
If just one user, I'd rename the ~/.kde? directory for that user and
> 3. On both the laptop and desktop I seem to be stuck with the Gnome
> login manager. Selecting options in the System Administration>Login
> Manager of the KDE control manager are not implemented. Is there file
> somewhere I can substitute the KDE login manager for the Gnome one?
Try "aptitude install kdm" and/or "dpkg-reconfigure kdm". Or "aptitude
> have already made kdm the default display manager.
Which is what the above commands should allow you to do. How did you
accomplish this? In the KDE Control Panel stuff?
Westing Peacefully <http://kentwest.blogspot.com>