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Kdm works pretty well for me, except for a few things:
1.When I click on the Menu>Console Login button, kdm just turns itself off, leaving me with nothing but the "Starting up X11 login manager" line and the stuff before it. I have to switch to tty6 to restart it or switch to a different runlevel. How can I get the button working.
2. When I switch consoles and switch back, it does the same the same thing.
BTW, why are there only tty1 and tty6 in runlevel 4?
The runlevel for X in Slackware is 4.
When I click the button in kdm for console login, in doesn't try to switch to a different virtual console. It just disappears.
When I switch from, for example, tty1 to tty6 then back to tty1, I find that kdm has disappeared. It's still running, but I can't get to it.
I edited my inittab to add tty5 in runlevel 4, and suddenly things started to work properly (almost). When I click the Console Login button, I'm switched over to runlevel 3. However, in a few seconds kdm starts again.
My inittab says that I only have tty5 and tty6 in runlevel four. When I click on Console Login, other consoles like tty4 and tty2 also become available, so I was probably switched to runlevel 3. Is kdm supposed to come again in a few seconds?