Re: X on Gateway solo5300
On Mon, Mar 26, 2001 at 01:56:37AM -0500, Jing Shi wrote:
> Thanks to CaT, I have get X working well except login. I cannot login from
No worries. :)
> x-window. When use startx from console, evrything is fine. But when I login
> from X-window, after I typed the user's name and password, the screen turned to
> black, then flashed and finally went back to login screen. I can see the X
> server tried but failed ultimately. Where could be the problem?
I had the same problem. something about xdm seems whacky. I then
installed gdm for a while but that seemed unstable so I uninstalled
it and after that xdm worked fine.
sooo... if you want to keep xdm, install gdm, maybe use it once and
then uninstall it.
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