Re: numlockx: numlock is not activated if using gdm+gnome (#229038)
On Mon, 2004-05-24 at 00:23, Martin-Éric Racine wrote:
> On Sun, 23 May 2004, Jérôme Warnier wrote:
> > Does someone know the good way to fix this?
> > I quote the original bug report:
> > """
> > Hello, I installed numlockx but it doesn't activate the numlock on my
> > computer when using gdm+gnome.
> > It seems that it's caused because neither gdm nor gnome use the scripts
> > placed in /etc/X11/Xsession.d, so numlockx don't get loaded.
> > I'm not sure if it should be considered a bug in numlockx because it
> > doesn't places the script in the proper dir, or it's a bug in gdm/gnome
> > because they don't load the standard script dirs... reporting against
> > numlockx, anyway.
> > """
> > I'm also wondering why it doesn't work and which package should do what.
> Here, GDM correctly executes the content of /etc/X11/Xsession.d once someone
> successfully logs on and the X user session starts. However, GDM itself does
> not appear to execute the content of that directory, which means that as soon as
> I exit GNOME and return to GDM, the numlock is unset again.
Jerome Warnier <email@example.com>
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