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Hello, I'm a new slackware user and I would like to know how to start the KDE desktop from the bash prompt. I have a bash prompt, good there, but ...
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    Hello,
    I'm a new slackware user and I would like to know how to start the KDE desktop from the bash prompt. I have a bash prompt, good there, but how do I start the desktop??

    Nathan

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    'startkde' - if that doesn't do it, 'kde'...

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    why would you ever need to?


    just use 'xwmconfig' to choose your window manager and then whenever you 'startx' the chosen WM will run.

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