On 11/23/15 21:12, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote:
On Mon, 2015-11-23 at 20:27 +0800, Ed Greshko wrote:
> On 11/23/15 19:48, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote:
>> On Mon, 2015-11-23 at 12:45 +0800, Ed Greshko wrote:
>>> 1. Make sure the ConsoleKit package is installed. If not,
>> Does ConsoleKit still exist in F23?
> Surprise, surprise. Looks like not....
> I know that a simple "startx" seems to always start GNOME.
I think that's because /etc/X11/xinit/Xclients
checks /etc/sysconfig/desktop which has Gnome as the default.
> It looks like simply creating a ~/.xinitrc file containing "startkde"
> is sufficient in F23.
I don't have a .xinitrc, despite running KDE. In fact I haven't
changed /etc/sysconfig/desktop either (though it might be worth
trying). So something is setting it up, I just haven't worked out
Right, you wouldn't have one unless you created it since it certainly isn't needed
one is using a Display Manager such as gdm, kdm, or sddm.
This stuff is just too encrusted with historical hangovers, scripts
calling scripts calling scripts ... that it's quite a challenge to
figure it out.
Yeah. Well at least I now know how to start a given DE from the console and runlevel 3
In reality, some people should stick to running Windows and others should stay away from