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How do I install the latest version of GNOME 3?

Is there an easy way to switch between Unity and Gnome Shell and back whenever I want to change my desktop sessions?

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marked as duplicate by Jorge Castro, Marco Ceppi Sep 26 '11 at 23:05

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See update below – sayth Sep 26 '11 at 22:15
    
Oh due to a lot of gnome updates when I first installed oneiiric I assumed it was already installed. Must be that unity has a lot of gnome dependancies as is. – sayth Sep 26 '11 at 22:17

Once you have both installed, you can choose which session you want at the login manager (login screen).

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