[K12OSN] How to modify ldm session menu

Dan Young dyoung at mesd.k12.or.us
Fri Sep 19 17:16:19 UTC 2008

2008/9/19 Steve Krause <krauses at deerpark.wednet.edu>:
>>2008/9/19 Steve Krause <krauses at deerpark.wednet.edu>:
>>> I installed FC9LTSP LiveUSB.  When I login from a client, I get only
>>> Default
>>> and Failsafe xterm as options.  It does not show Gnome but that is what
>>> Default brings up.  After the fact, I installed KDE, but that does not
>>> show
>>> up as an option.  Any suggestions on how to get StartKDE in the menu.
>>> Ideally, I would like to add KDE and remove Gnome as an option.  Thanks.
>>Can you try:
>>yum install /usr/share/xsessions/kde.desktop
>>If you're pleased with the results, you can remove the GNOME session with:
>>yum remove gnome-session
>>Dan Young <dyoung at mesd.k12.or.us>
>>Multnomah ESD - Technology Services
> I tried  the install.  It appeared to download 5.5M but then responded there
> was nothing to do.  KDE 4 is installed and updated.  I still only have the
> two options in the session menu, but can manually start KDE if I select
> Failsafe Xterm.

Does this return anything?

rpm -q kdebase-workspace

Dan Young <dyoung at mesd.k12.or.us>
Multnomah ESD - Technology Services

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