Bug#704904: release-notes: mention lightdm as gdm3 replacement
gdm was installed as default display manager at least for Xfce task.
Other people might have it and not want gdm3 as replacement (since it
requires quite some more gnome stuff like gnome-session.
Xfce task switchted to lightdm but it won't be automatically pulled, so
it might be interesting to mention it in the release notes. Attached
patch is a proposed phrasing.
-- System Information:
Debian Release: 7.0
APT prefers unstable
APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (500, 'testing'), (500, 'stable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Kernel: Linux 3.2.0-4-grsec-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=fr_FR.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=fr_FR.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
--- en/upgrading.dbk (revision 9717)
+++ en/upgrading.dbk (working copy)
@@ -2053,7 +2053,9 @@
<systemitem role="package">gdm</systemitem>, successor is
- <systemitem role="package">gdm3</systemitem>.
+ <systemitem role="package">gdm3</systemitem>; people using Xfce, LXDE or
+ other lightweight desktop environment might want to use <systemitem
+ role="package">lightdm</systemitem> instead.