Posts with the tag KDE

Create Desktop and Menu Entries

freedesktop Desktop Entry Specification freedesktop Icon Theme Specification gnome Desktop Entry Files

You have to create a .desktop file and save it to /usr/share/applications/somefile.desktop.

icons are searched in the following folders (in that order): XDG_DATA_DIRS/icons /usr/share/pixmaps


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Install Gnome Desktop (After Kubuntu Installation)

Do this in case you installed Kubuntu before and want to have gnome available as well

sudo aptitude update
sudo aptitude install ubuntu-desktop

KDM or GDM as default display manager:

The default can always be changed later by modifying the /etc/X11/default-display-manager file. For KDM, the file should read /usr/bin/kdm; for GDM,...

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