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Re: No frames around windows

On Mon, 2003-04-07 at 15:01, zdavatz@generika.cc wrote:
> I am a newbie to Debian and PPC.
> I installed Debian on my tibook G4. It boots fine, my browser works,
> internet works, etc.
> I followed following installation instructions:
> http://www.cattlegrid.net/~christophe/titanium/
> I also got the newest 'benh-kernel'
> My problems:
> 1. I do not have any frames around my browser windows, terminal
> windows, etc. 
> 2. Also my 'multiple desktop function' is not working in the right
> bottom corner, therefore I can not use the most beautiful linuxfeature
> of 'switching desktops'.
> 3. When I open several windows they just open over each other. I can
> not close them with one click in the top right corner.
> I am using the 'unstable' debs. I got gnome-core, metacity, etc
> installed.

Sounds like you're not running a window manager though (do you have
gnome-session etc. installed?). Try starting metacity with

metacity &

from a terminal and save the session with gnome-session-save.

Earthling Michel Dänzer   \  Debian (powerpc), XFree86 and DRI developer
Software libre enthusiast  \     http://svcs.affero.net/rm.php?r=daenzer

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