booting into KDE
Erin D. Hughes
erin at erinhughes.com
Wed May 18 12:25:34 UTC 2005
Thanks paul that did the trick.
Paul Howarth wrote:
> Erin D. Hughes wrote:
>> I seem to be having a hard time booting into KDE.
>> It is really weird.... I usually use level 3 and just boot to the
>> command line and if I need something I just type kdm and log in there.
>> On this latest install of FC3 when I type in kdm it tells me root can
>> only switch to the KD Enviorment, then when it does start all I get
>> is a terminal window and a small graphical xclock, and that is it.
>> Any one have any advice how to get KDE to start.
>> I have googled this and all I find is how to change the run level not
>> the gui that loads.
> Try "switchdesk KDE" to set your preference for KDE.
> Try "startx" instead of "kdm" for starting the X server, and it'll
> start a session as the user you have already logged in as; no need to
> log in again.
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