Using gnome shell as default

Asked by Pablo Marchant on 2009-10-09

I'm currently using gnome-shell (using the gnome-shell package in the repos) all the time on my karmic installation. However, I always have to wait until my standard gnome panels load, and then use a launcher I have that initiates the shell. Is there a way to avoid the gnome-panels and metacity to load, and instead proceed directly to the shell?

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2009-10-09
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2009-10-11
Morten Müller (morten-m) said : #1

Make a symbolic link " ln -s /usr/share/applications/gnome-shell.desktop /home/$USER/.config/autostart/ "
Works for me anyway..

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