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Re: How do I enable Gnome environment?

On Sun Nov 19 13:56:32 2000 Colin Watson wrote...
>"Michael P. Soulier" <msoulier@storm.ca> wrote:
>>On Sun, Nov 19, 2000 at 10:56:19AM -0500, Stan Brown wrote:
>>> 	OK, I seem to have manged to get X configured thanks to peoples
>>> 	help on this list explaining the use of anXious. Nice tool BTW.
>>> 	Now, how do I get Gnome to start up when I log in to the xdm
>>> 	session? Or do I need to replace xdm with gdm?
>>    Nope. gdm's nicer, but xdm is fine. Just fire up gnome in your
>>.xsessions file. 
>>    ie. echo "exec gnome-session" > $HOME/.xsession
>Eek. 'echo "exec gnome-session" >> $HOME/.xsession' (note >>), surely?

	Turns out, that at least after =my_ install, there was on .xsession file, so
	his advice would have worked fine for me.

Stan Brown     stanb@awod.com                                    843-745-3154
Charleston SC.
Windows 98: n.
	useless extension to a minor patch release for 32-bit extensions and
	a graphical shell for a 16-bit patch to an 8-bit operating system
	originally coded for a 4-bit microprocessor, written by a 2-bit 
	company that can't stand for 1 bit of competition.
(c) 2000 Stan Brown.  Redistribution via the Microsoft Network is prohibited.

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