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Hi, Im using Suse 9.3 . When I boot my computer it seems to me that xdm loads on the first graphical screen. I've managed to skip it with the following procedure: I press Ctrl + alt + Backspace (sometimes twice), then I log as root and start gdm; and work as usual.
But what I really want is to start gdm without the mentioned procedure. I've read some things about the initab, but I can't figure out what to do.
For any help THANKS.
I'm using SuSE 9.2. I noticed that I don't have the file that the previous poster suggested editing. This is how I enable or disable xdm on my machine.
log in as root
click on system
click on run level editor
scroll down until you see xdm in the left column
highlight xdm and click on the disable button
click on the finish button
I did not find the default-display-manager on /etc/X11/. I used the run level editor and xdm no longer loads after boot. I wish I could load gdm the same way as xdm did, I mean, to automatically start gdm on the first graphical display after boot.
I created the file default-display-manager on /etc/X11/ but after rebooting, nothing changed. I thought it was because I disabled xdm in the run level editor, but after I enabled it nothing seemed to chage.
Do you have another solution for this, what should I do.