[CS-FSLUG] BLAG - Starting X With A Different Desktop

Whitt Madden whittmadden at gmail.com
Tue Nov 20 20:30:44 CST 2007

you might try this:  startx fluxbox.  I know back before the X was default,
I used to start my sessions with startx gnome or startx kde, and that worked
then.  I don't know much about BLAG so I don't know if fluxbox is even
installed by default.

On Nov 20, 2007 8:13 PM, Don Parris <dcparris at carolina.rr.com> wrote:

> Hi all,
> I am testing out BLAG on a lightweight box (read 192 MB of RAM).  BLAG
> does
> not default to a GUI in this case (not sure if mine is unique), but allows
> me
> to login at a text console and run startx.  That launches GNOME, but I
> want
> to launch Fluxbox for funsies.  But, I haven't had to manually start X or
> choose a different GUI  from within Bash in ages.
> Can anyone tell me how to get Fluxbox instead of GNOME to launch when I
> run
> startx?
> Thanks!
> Don
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