Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Install traditional GNOME desktop on Ubuntu 11.10

There are no GNOME desktop installed on Ubuntu 11.10 by default. To re-install it, open Terminal and enter the command:

$ sudo apt-get install gnome-shell

After install, log-out and log-in again. In the log-in screen, click on the Gear icon, you can select GNOME, GNOME Classic and GNOME Classic (no effects).
GNOME
GNOME Classic