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Old 09-21-2004, 06:49 AM   #1
zyzyis
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How to start GDM automaticly


I download a GDM and install it correctly, but It seems it cannot

start automaticly after all the services have started at the booting time,

I have added it in the init.d list but it doesn't work!

can someone help me with that ? that would be very thanksful.

PS: my system is a Debian system.
 
Old 09-21-2004, 09:15 AM   #2
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Check under your /etc/X11/default-display-manager

it should contain only the path to gdm..

I believe it's "/usr/bin/gdm"

-sorry i'm not on debian right now(or linux for that matter)

good luck..
 
Old 09-25-2004, 12:21 PM   #3
zyzyis
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It works, thank you very much~~~
 
Old 09-26-2004, 08:23 PM   #4
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Great! Congratulations.. I had the same problem myself... (As I assume most people who know how to answer a problem have)

Have Fun!
 
  


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