default configuration not working

Alexander Gottwald
Wed Apr 28 16:48:00 GMT 2004

On Tue, 27 Apr 2004, Sara Gamble wrote:

> Hi Alexander,
> Thanks for putting my mind somewhat at ease!  I tried your suggestion of
> using the startx command, but I am still having display problems.  When I
> run startx, it still gives me just the single window, even thought I want
> the multiwindow mode that I thought came as a default setting.
> I am getting error messages like:
> another window manager is already running on screen 0?
> unable to find any unmanaged screens

This is normal too. You can not run XWin in multiwindow mode and have an 
external window manager. You can either use -multiwindow or windowmaker.

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