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Old 08-09-2007, 04:24 PM   #1
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mandriva/kde gui login issue

I've installed mandriva spring 2007 on my laptop about three times now, and have run into an unexpected problem. I can now no longer login with the gui, "Login Failed". I can, however, login thru console, then startx, and hit the mcc to look at the configurations, logout, reboot, and viola...I cant't login thru gui. I now that root+password and me+password works in the console, but nothing on the graphic side...any thoughts? Thanks!
Old 08-09-2007, 06:04 PM   #2
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Try uninstalling kdm and reinstalling it. kdm is the graphical login manager for kde. You can also look in mcc>System>Choose display manager and see if you can use gdm instead of kdm.


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