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Re: [opensuse] easy kde/gnome/mono questions
  • From: J Sloan <joe@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 22 Dec 2006 13:12:31 -0800
  • Message-id: <458C4A3F.10901@xxxxxxxxxx>

Greg Freemyer wrote:
> All,
> I've been using SuSE with KDE for years but I don't really do any
> sophisticated GUI interaction. I pretty much just fire up a few
> terminal sessions and do my work from the command line.
> I now want to start experimenting with writing a Mono application.
> I get the impression that means I should switch to Gnome. Correct?

Nope. mono apps work fine in kde.
> If so, how do I do that? (I don't care about current settings /
> config / etc.) I can create a new login account if that would be
> easier.

If you want to try gnome, just log out of your kde session and log into
a gnome session by choosing "gnome" as session type in the login manager.
> And then are there any special packages I should be sure to install?

For what you need, make sure the gnome, gnome-devel and mono selections
are installed.

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