Gnome or KDE?
rishi at puredata.com.au
Mon Sep 11 02:59:27 CDT 2006
In the shell you can run:
and you would get an output like:
BUT, I don't know if you would still get this if KDE was installed but not
running... (You can have GNOME and KDE on the one system, this is how I can
run GNOME specific apps under KDE).
Presumably there would be a similar shell command for GNOME
(gnome-config --version). I don't think it really solves your problem though.
You really need to check the system environment variables to see what window
manager is running. Unfortunately I can't help you there...
On Monday 11 September 2006 05:02, Ken Ray wrote:
> Is there any simple way for a Rev stack to know whether the currently
> running version of Linux uses Gnome or KDE? And if so, what's the best way
> to determine what version of Gnome or KDE is in use?
> Ken Ray
> Sons of Thunder Software
> Web site: http://www.sonsothunder.com/
> Email: kray at sonsothunder.com
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