Errm, remove the xdm package, xbase which now depends on it is just a dummy package.. Zephaniah E. Hull. On Sat, Feb 27, 1999 at 04:32:19PM +0000, Pedro Guerreiro wrote: > Well, can I? :-) > > Let's me explain the problem: Somewhere along these last big changes in X, > something was lost (I think). In the old days, there was an option in > /etc/X11/config that gives you the chance to start (or not) xdm/wdm: If you > has a line like 'start-xdm' on that file, the xdm was started every time you > boot the machine, but if you changed that line to something like > 'no-start-xdm', then xdm didn't start, and you end up with the console login. > As my linux box is mine, all mine and nothing but mine :-)), sometimes > (especially when trying something more dangerous in X) I wanted to start the > plain console, and then try X using startx. > > Well, now this is gone :-(, or not? Are the any _right_ way to do this now? > > I've hacked my system to do this, through a change in /etc/init.d/[xw]dm, > but if there is a _right_ way to allow me to do this, I didn't have to mess > around with these scripts. > > Thanks. > Pedro Guerreiro > > > -- > To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to firstname.lastname@example.org > with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact email@example.com > -- PGP EA5198D1-Zephaniah E. Hull <firstname.lastname@example.org>-GPG E65A7801 Keys available at http://whitestar.soark.net/~warp/public_keys. CCs of replies from mailing lists are encouraged.
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