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[ale] Swithcing to WindowMaker
- Subject: [ale] Swithcing to WindowMaker
- From: jkinney at localnetsolutions.com (James P. Kinney III)
- Date: 03 Sep 2002 09:45:56 -0400
Unless you want to use windowmaker as the manager inside a gnome
environment. In that case, use the gnome control panel to switch from
sawfish to windowmaker. Then gnome-session will use WM for window
placement stuff and still have the gnome DnD/applets capability.
On Tue, 2002-09-03 at 09:33, Justin Langston wrote:
> You need to change /home/./.Xclients-default
> so that it says
> exec wmaker
> instead of
> exec gnome-session
> On Tue, 3 Sep 2002, Matthew Brown wrote:
> > I installed WindowMaker, but I can't figure out how to switch to it from
> > Sawfish. I ran wmaker.inst, and it says it has switched over, but when
> > I restart X, it is still using Sawfish. (Looking at "ps ax" output
> > shows sawfish running, and no wmaker.)
> > Also, I cannot find wprefs anywhere.
> > Little help
> > Best regards,
> > Matthew Brown, President
> > CorData, Inc.
> > O: (770) 795-0089
> > F: (404) 806-4855
> > E: matthew.brown at cordata.net
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