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Old 09-25-2007, 04:38 AM   #1
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Problems with GDM (GDM user does not exist error)

Working on redhat 9 .
Iam facing one problem while booting the linux system .It showing an msg that says
GDM user does not exist .Please correct gdm configuration /etc/xll/gdm.conf & restart gdm

After that my system boot up on login prompt ,but when iam login up with root ,it says login incorrect .Help me out
Old 09-25-2007, 08:39 AM   #2
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Sounds like you would need to re-install some components (gdm for a start). I guess you should search for "forgotten password" first. Not sure how to do that myself.

Did you accidentally delete something by any chance?


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