[CentOS] Loading GNOME with GDM

Robert Spangler lazydog at zoominternet.net
Sat May 13 01:35:58 UTC 2006

On Thu May 11 2006 04:26, Hairul Ikmal Mohamad Fuzi wrote:

>  I'm just wondering, how do I actually make the GDM to start GNOME
>  automatically (after a successful login) for all normal user account
>  without having to add 'exec gnome-session' in every user's ~/.xinitrc?
>  The current scenario is, only successful 'root' logins starts the
>  GNOME, while other normal user successful login is presented with the
>  minimalist window manager (which is equivalent to 'Default System
>  Session' from the GDM menu).

I thought GNOME was the default desktop.  Well at least it is here until I use 
the 'switchdesk' function.  I prefer KDE. :)

Just have your user run 'switchdesk gnome'.  This should switch them to Gnome 



Smile... it increases your face value!

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