Re: X with (g|w|x)dm capable of selecting host at login
John Goerzen <email@example.com> writes:
> xdm already has this feature, I believe.
> -- John
> esoR ocsirF <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > Hi,
> > A while back there was mention of developing a display manageer that
> > could select a host to login to. What ever became of this?
> > I am setting up a small group of machines for our physics/engineering
> > depts. and would like to have this available. Is this still just
> > ideaware?
> > My apologies if this is the wrong place to post this to.
> > --
> > Frisco Rose "By any other name, I would smell the same"
> > E.O.U. Stud. email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org
> > Physics Mathematics Computer Science
> > If all the ipv6 addresses were distributed evenly across the planets
> > surface, there would be roughly 423,354,243,695,259,002,656 per square inch.
> > And, no, I don't know what this has to do with anything.
> > (Some witty Debian Developer)
wdm too, with a little bit of hacking...
Install also xdm, or get the "chooser" executable from xdm.
In /etc/X11/wdm/wdm-config, add:
! Use our chooser
Start X with "X -indirect localhost" and voila.