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Bug 122244 - switchdesk not part of default/custom install
switchdesk not part of default/custom install
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: switchdesk (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Ngo Than
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Reported: 2004-05-02 09:46 EDT by Corey T
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-05-02 10:44:30 EDT
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Description Corey T 2004-05-02 09:46:30 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.0)

Description of problem:
switchdesk-gui does not install under custom/default installations of 
FC2T3.  This is needed for users to easily switch from gnome to kde 
or other available desktops in X.

This needs to be fixed before official release or added to the eratta 
that users will be required to edit their rc.local? file to load a 
different WM at launch of X.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install Either with custom or default settings.
2. Under the menu no choice is in any submenu for switchdesk or as 
it's called "Desktop switching tool"
3. open root terminal and type switchdesk and it tells you it's not 

Additional info:
Comment 1 Ngo Than 2004-05-02 10:44:30 EDT
You don't really need switchdesk-gui to switch your desktop. The
commandline switchdesk allows you to do that too. Just type:

  switchdesk KDE

it will switch your current desktop to KDE. For more info, please take
a look in man page 'man switchdesk'.

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