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Re: kdm can't start X

On Monday 10 January 2005 19:11, Theo Schmidt wrote:
> After having mistakingly installed gdm with Debian and not wanting this,
> I removed it and installed kdm instead. kdm appears and is configurable,
> but is not able to start anything: it just disappears for a few seconds
> and appears again. I *can* start kde manually with startx
> /usr/bin/startkde (thanks Hendrik). 
sounds like x-session-manager is messed up on your system. 
 update-alternatives --config x-session-manager
allows you to set this (should point to /usr/bin/startkde)
Cheers, cobaco (aka Bart Cornelis)
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