Re: can't start GUI mode debian 9
- Date: Thu, 13 Jul 2017 12:02:28 +1200
- From: Ben Caradoc-Davies <ben@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: can't start GUI mode debian 9
On 12/07/17 14:51, Agung Vega wrote:
Then what next? I want to use gui version
(I had sent an email about the same problem, before this one )
This email would be better sent to the debian-user mailing list. The
debian-devel list is for the development of Debian. This is a user
How did you install Debian 9? A minimal installation contains no GUI.
What desktop do you want? Log in as root and use the command-line tools
to install the desktop you want. For example, to install XFCE and a
full-featured suite of desktop applications:
apt-get install task-xfce-desktop
You can see the list here:
Restart your computer and you should be presented with a graphical
login. The instructions are similar for other desktops including gnome,
mate, cinnamon, lxde, and kde.
If you are on a laptop, you might also consider installing "task-laptop"
for power management and wifi tools.
Ben Caradoc-Davies <ben@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Transient Software Limited <http://transient.nz/>