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Ubuntu Server => Application Support => Topic started by: Stahbud on July 12, 2012, 06:22:49 PM

Title: Gnome desktop on 12.04 server
Post by: Stahbud on July 12, 2012, 06:22:49 PM
I would like to run the gnome desktop on my 12.04 server. I have run sudo apt-get install gnome-session-fallback and upon reboot I get the standard shell login. How do I get the desktop running?

Tnx
Title: Re: Gnome desktop on 12.04 server
Post by: Ina Kahn on July 17, 2012, 03:04:12 PM
Hey Stahbud,
Check out this ubuntugeek tutorial (http://www.ubuntugeek.com/how-to-install-classic-gnome-desktop-in-ubuntu-12-04-precise.html) about installng gnome in Ubuntu 12.04.
If you want or need some "visual aids", check out this video tutorial (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6_Km2jnwJk0).
Hope you find what you need there  :)
Ina