Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 122207
Swichdesk-gui is not there
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:41 EST
Description of problem:
When trying to swich my standard desktop into KDE, i seach for the
"swichdesk" icon in the "start-menu" of KDE (having manually selected
my session). But it isn't there!
from the comandline, i get this:
[kyrre@localhost kyrre]$ switchdesk
Red Hat Linux switchdesk 4.0
Copyright (C) 1999-2004 Red Hat, Inc
Redistributable under the terms of the GNU General Public License
Desktop Switcher GUI is unavailable.
Please install the switchdesk-gui package or use
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
It seems that switchdesk-gui is not installed on your machine.
If you want to have GUI switchdesk you have to install switchdesk-gui
subpackage. But the commandline switchdesk should allow you to switch
just Type: switchdesk KDE. For more info please take a look
in man page
I understand that. But people that are completly new to linux and does
not know what a "command prompt" is, just that it is some mysterius
thing that looks a bit like DOS, won't...