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does anyone know hwere the config file is so i can change the login maniger from gdm to kdm.. i thought that it would automatically change to kdm so i ...
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- 01-02-2006 #1
ok one more.. changing kdm...
does anyone know hwere the config file is so i can change the login maniger from gdm to kdm.. i thought that it would automatically change to kdm so i pulled a package remove on gdm.. but that diddnt workout liek i planned lol... im trying to find the file to change it.. i know on suse its /etc/sysconfig/somehting but that dossnt seem to be the case here... anyhelp is cool thanks -ZAc-I can imagine a perfect world, a world without hate, a world without war. Then I can imagine us attacking that world because they\'d never expect it.
- 01-03-2006 #2
if you want kdm type sudo kdm
gdm is sudo gdm
xdm is sudo xdm
and itll start it up for you!
- 01-03-2006 #3
By selecting the default WM you also select the default DM. If you are not using a runlevel 4 boot then just choose what you want at the login prompt.
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- 01-03-2006 #4
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/etc/rc.d/rc.4 controls which X based login manager is loaded, and what order.
kernow@ulysses(~)$ cat /etc/rc.d/rc.4 #! /bin/sh # # rc.4 This file is executed by init(8) when the system is being # initialized for run level 4 (XDM) # # Version: @(#)/etc/rc.d/rc.4 2.00 02/17/93 # # Author: Fred N. van Kempen, <email@example.com> # At least 47% rewritten by: Patrick J. Volkerding <firstname.lastname@example.org> # # Tell the viewers what's going to happen... echo "Starting up X11 session manager..." # Try to use GNOME's gdm session manager: if [ -x /usr/bin/gdm ]; then exec /usr/bin/gdm -nodaemon fi # Not there? OK, try to use KDE's kdm session manager: if [ -x /opt/kde/bin/kdm ]; then exec /opt/kde/bin/kdm -nodaemon fi # If all you have is XDM, I guess it will have to do: if [ -x /usr/X11R6/bin/xdm ]; then exec /usr/X11R6/bin/xdm -nodaemon fi # error echo echo "Hey, you don't have KDM, GDM, or XDM. Can't use runlevel 4 without" echo "one of those installed." sleep 30 # All done. kernow@ulysses(~)$