GNOME on Debian/Freerunner
max at sparkymat.net
Thu Aug 21 08:21:23 CEST 2008
> That is just beautiful. I want. Please send me your notes and I'll turn
> into a wiki page (while I do it myself).
I installed Official Debian using the script at
I proceeded to install aptitude (i prefer aptitude over apt-get).
Then an 'aptitude purge zhone-session' followed by 'aptitude install
gnome-desktop-environment gdm' (wasn't sure if gdm was required by
Then I created a user and modificed gdm.conf to auto-login.
Finally, I grabbed a properly-sized wallpaper as per instructions in
ManualDebian on the wiki (pasting below)
wget http://rabenfrost.net/debian/debian-blueish-wallpaper-480x640.png -O
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