Subject: Re: Adding kde to gdm login
To: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Trey Sizemore <email@example.com>
Date: 09/26/2007 17:29:52
Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> On Wed, 26 Sep 2007, Trey Sizemore wrote:
>> On Mon, 24 Sep 2007 13:56:05 -0400
>> Trey Sizemore <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>> I've installed both kde and gnome packages on NetBSD4 RC. How do I
>>> add an option for KDE to the gdm login?
> I googled this.
> Can you just click on the button in GDM to get the settings dialog -- and
> then add another menu choice (to add startkde)?
There's nothing there that I can see that provides the ability to add
> Or try running "gdmsetup" as root.
Same here...nothing I can find with this interface to add new sessions.
You can choose the 'default' session when gdm comes up, but...
> Or see this NetBSD email:
> (Use /usr/pkg/bin/startkde if you use default LOCALBASE.)
I had forgotten about this mail (blast from the past). Unfortunately,
the path no longer seems to exist with version 4 of NetBSD. I was
trying to get 'locate' to work so I could find all occurances of a
Sessions directory on this box, but I'm not sure what the equivalent
command is on NetBSD for 'updatedb' so locate has something to check
> Jeremy C. Reed