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Old 12-26-2010, 07:54 AM   #1
hsbakhtiari
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Unhappy how to make x login window as default in knoppix version 6.2.1


hi
i'm beginner in linux and don't know how to resolve my problem in knoppix
i have installed knoppix version 6.2.1 in my system recently and when i turn on my computer , knoppix runs as compize fusion and don't show username and password screen to me . i searched alot in interent and found that that screen called GDM or KDM and i have them and when i run GDM in command i see the login screen in my system . but i don't know how to make it my default window when i turn on my computer .
i don't know how to deal with this problem ,
please help me if anybody know what should i do
before thanks for your response
 
Old 12-26-2010, 04:10 PM   #2
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In a terminal type:
Code:
cat /etc/sysconfig/desktop
If you see this:
Quote:
DISPLAYMANAGER=KDM
You need to edit this desktop file and change it to read:
Quote:
DISPLAYMANAGER=GDM
.

Note: You will need to be root in order to edit this file.
 
Old 12-28-2010, 11:21 AM   #3
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thanks for your help
but when i run "cat /etc/sysconfig/desktop" i get this error
cat: /etc/sysconfig/desktop: No such file or directory

i have /etc/sysconfig in my system but it contains these files:

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