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Re: GDM in sid does not read /etc/environment anymore



[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.



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