[Fabio Rafael da Rosa] > I upgraded sid two days ago, and starting X via gdm does not set the > environment variable I've set in /etc/environment. Anyone has the > same problem ..? It is probably a PAM configuration problem. You need the following line in the /etc/pam.d/ file used by gdm: auth required pam_env.so For kdm in Woody, the file is called 'kde'. I'm not sure which file gdm is using.