Fail to start KDE and Gnome

Stephen Liu satimis at
Tue Feb 27 10:17:24 UTC 2007

Hi Jonathan Chen,

Tks for your advice.

> If you're going to use "startx" you will need a ${HOME}/.xinitrc with
> the following contents:
> 	#/bin/sh
> 	startkde
> Make sure the file is 755 permissions. This will start up X with KDE.
> I would suggest you configure /etc/ttys to start up KDM instead of
> using "startx"

Your advice worked here starting KDE.

What I'm trying to do is running;

$ startkde
will start K desktop

$ gnome-session
will start Gnome desktop


Stephen Liu

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