On Tue, 30 Aug 2011 12:46:02 GMT
jgosney <jgosney@no-mx.forums.novell.com> wrote:

> xconsole is an actual x session. It says "xconsole" in the upper
> left. I assumed it was the default x session if neither kde nor gnome
> is installed. It is purple and if I left click, I get a menu that
> allows me to launch xterm to issue commands. I can also exit the
> xconsole and return to a command-prompt-only session. If I run
> startx from there, it just restarts xconsole.

OK, if you logout and get back to the KDM login screen, there should be
a dropdown to select a session? You may need to enter or click on your
user name first. Then select the KDE session and try logging in.

Cheers Malcolm °¿° (Linux Counter #276890)
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