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Old 10-11-2005, 02:48 AM   #1
josefh
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login with GUI


How to change login manager?. Currently I am using GDM, I would like change it
to KDM.
I have edit the contain of file /etc/X11/default_display_manager.
Now the contain of this file is :
/usr/bin/kdm
but it didn't work.
 
Old 10-11-2005, 04:04 AM   #2
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Try "dpkg-reconfigure kdm".
 
Old 10-11-2005, 06:13 AM   #3
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or:
update-rc.d -f gdm remove
update-rc.d kdm start 99 5 . stop 01 0 1 2 3 4 6 .
if runlevel 5 is where you want x that is.
 
Old 10-12-2005, 10:25 PM   #4
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Smile Thanks

Thanks a lot I have tried it an it works. Now, I have KDM (my favourite) as my login manager
 
  


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