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Old 03-16-2005, 03:55 PM   #1
ltb
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KDM won't auto-start after power failure


Hi all,
After a power failure I get the login: prompt. If I login as root I can type KDM to load the desktop. KDM loads fine as long as the system sguts down properly. I'm trying to setup a system that will load KDM and my application program regardless of power failure or reset.
Thanks,
Lance
 
Old 03-16-2005, 04:59 PM   #2
wgandhi
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Assuming that ur using Debian.

Seems to me like ur KDM is not getting correctly started if some init files do not get cleared. I would start investigating the script used to kick off kdm in /etc/init.d/ . Please look at the section of the FAQ:
http://www.debian.org/doc/FAQ/ch-cus...html#s-booting

Hope this helps..
 
  


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