[SOLVED] Lightdm or Metacity?

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GiuTor
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[SOLVED] Lightdm or Metacity?

Post by GiuTor » Mon Oct 08, 2018 8:47 am

Hi,

which one am I effectively running?

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 cat /etc/X11/default-display-manager 
/usr/sbin/lightdm
gt@gt-Aspire-E1-570:~$

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 wmctrl -m
Name: Metacity (Marco)
Class: N/A
PID: N/A
Window manager's "showing the desktop" mode: N/A
gt@gt-Aspire-E1-570:~$
:? :? :?
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Re: Lightdm or Metacity?

Post by thx-1138 » Mon Oct 08, 2018 8:49 am

https://unix.stackexchange.com/a/20428
(display manager ≠ window manager)

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Re: Lightdm or Metacity?

Post by GiuTor » Mon Oct 08, 2018 8:51 am

Thank you so much! Now I know the difference :-D
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