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GNOME-SHELL(1)			 User Commands			GNOME-SHELL(1)

NAME
       gnome-shell - Graphical shell for the GNOME desktop

SYNOPSIS
       gnome-shell [OPTION...]

DESCRIPTION
       GNOME shell provides core user interface	functions for the GNOME	3
       desktop,	like switching to windows and launching	applications. GNOME
       shell takes advantage of	the capabilities of modern graphics hardware
       and introduces innovative user interface	concepts to provide a visually
       attractive and easy to use experience.

       gnome-shell is a	required component of the GNOME	desktop, i.e. it is
       listed in the RequiredComponents	field of
       /usr/share/gnome-session/sessions/gnome.session.	It is started in the
       window manager phase of the session.

OPTIONS
       --wayland
	   Run as a wayland compositor

       --display-server
	   Run as a full display server, rather	than nested

       --nested
	   Run as a nested compositor

       --no-x11
	   Run wayland compositor without starting Xwayland

       --x11
	   Run with X11	backend

       --wayland-display=DISPLAY
	   Wayland display name	to use

       -d, --display=DISPLAY
	   X display to	use

       -r, --replace
	   Replace the running window manager

       --sm-disable
	   Disable connection to the session manager

       --sm-client-id=ID
	   Specify session management ID

       --sm-save-file=FILE
	   Initialize session from FILE

       --sync
	   Make	X calls	synchronous

       --mode=MODE
	   Use a specific mode,	e.g. "gdm" for login screen

       --list-modes
	   List	possible modes and exit

       --version
	   Print version and exit

       --help
	   Display help	and exit

FILES
       /usr/share/gnome-session/sessions/gnome.session,
       /usr/share/applications/org.gnome.Shell.desktop.

BUGS
       The bug tracker can be reached by visiting the website
       https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/gnome-shell/issues. Before sending a bug
       report, please verify that you have the latest version of gnome-shell.
       Many bugs (major	and minor) are fixed at	each release, and if yours is
       out of date, the	problem	may already have been solved.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
       For further information,	visit the website
       https://wiki.gnome.org/Projects/GnomeShell.

GNOME-SHELL			 December 2020			GNOME-SHELL(1)

NAME | SYNOPSIS | DESCRIPTION | OPTIONS | FILES | BUGS | ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

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