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Can I have selection menu of KDE and Gnome at log-on enabling to select which environment I want to boot into in Ubuntu 12.04

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you can run following command for installing KDE desktop:

sudo apt-get install kde-plasma-desktop

after next login select KDE from "session" on the Login Prompt to start Desktop Environment (KDE).

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See this link for more detail.

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Awesome! Is there any way to make two entries, one for kdm and one for lightdm? –  Steve Sep 9 '12 at 7:21
    
As far as know you can not do this because you can change display manager in another display manager. See this link: erl1.wordpress.com/2011/10/14/… –  Saeed Zarinfam Sep 9 '12 at 7:49
    
Thanks! Saeed Zarinfam –  Namshum Sep 9 '12 at 11:22
    
@Namshum Your welcome. –  Saeed Zarinfam Sep 9 '12 at 12:00

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