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Re: Login Manager

On Sun, May 02, 2004 at 12:15:05AM -0400, Bruce Park wrote:
> Hey guys,
> I've been trying to solve this problem ever since I did an upgrade on my 
> system. Currently, I'm running KDE 3.2 in Sarge and ever since I did the 
> upgrade, I've been having this weird font problem with the "login manager." 
> You can view the screen shot at 
> http://www.dolda2000.com/~bpark/snapshot5.png.
> I also was checking out /etc/kde3/kdm/Xservers and noticed that the first 
> line (that's not commented) looks like this:
> :0 local@tty1 /usr/X11R6/bin/X -nolisten tcp vt7
> as where the old file looked like:
> :0 local@tty1 /usr/X11R6/bin/X -dpi 75 -nolisten tcp vt7
> I actually like the new file better since fonts are bigger but I have a 
> strong suspicion that this is causing the weird font error. I'm open to any 
> suggestions on how to fix this problem. As I really don't know that much 
> about how KDE operates, please realize that this is the reason why I have 
> posted this problem. Any help or suggestion will be greatly appreciated.
> bp

The most recent upgrade also turned anti-aliasing off for the
greeter.  Perhaps that has something to do with the ugliness.

Alternate theory: I had turned anti-aliasing on manually; the defaults
haven't changed.  The file is /etc/kde3/kdm/kdmrc.

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