Bug#694011: desktop-base: problem after updating from Squeeze to Wheezy
control: reassign 694011 kdm 4:4.8.4-4
control: retitle 694011 kdm: KDM fails to start when current theme is absent
>> I have just found bug #570478 and it looks very similar.
>> But I disagree with "Severity: normal".
> Yup, looks related.
> To me there's two issues/fixes:
> 1) make KDM correctly handle the case where the selected theme is gone
> 2) make desktop-base KDE config points to the virtual theme and not the
> named theme so it's always available
> Both are even better, because I guess that, if one installs a default
> KDE Debian and then remove desktop-base the same problem will happen.
Ok, bug is reassigned.