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    Default Re: How to get KDE to start

    Quote Originally Posted by SomeSuSEUser View Post
    It does, back to the same iceWM splashscreen awaiting password, reset or shutdown.
    No, that's not an IceWM splash screen. It is the display manager login screen. There's likely somewhere there that you can change what desktop you use.

    If you installed KDE, then that is probably the SDDM login screen. Near the bottom left it probably says
    "Icewm", But there should be a selector to change to Plasma.
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    Default Re: How to get KDE to start

    Quote Originally Posted by mrmazda View Post
    Code:
    WINDOWMANAGER=startkde startx
    My brain keeps jumping out of gear today. That was supposed to be:
    Code:
    WINDOWMANAGER=startkde startx -- :1
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