[lubuntu] Trouble Using environments

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http://ubuntuforums.org – Hey all, I recently came back to linux after a long break (5+ years). I installed lubuntu 11.10 on an old machine. By default it used lxde. I wanted to see what gnome and kde are like these days so I installed them through the package manager and rebooted. When I go to the login screen I have about 10 options on the list. None of the gnome options work. For a few I get an error, and for the Gnome/Openbox option it looks like it loads halfway. I get the desktop background and icons AND right click menu, but nothing else. For KDE there are 3 options and only one works, but it doesn't seem (Hardware)