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Re: can't login with a display-manager

On Fri, Aug 10, 2001 at 02:28:36PM +0200, =?iso-8859-1?Q? Bernard=20Rei=DFberg ?= wrote:
> Hi folks!
> I cannot login with kdm, gdm.or xdm. The login fails everytime
> (authentication failed). On a text-console it's no problem. I don't
> think that something is broken, because it's a totally new
> installation and in the last installation occured the same
> problem. I have no more ideas. Could it it be that I have forgotten
> to install something? I can only get into kde or gnome with startx
> from command-line.

Uhm, I'll pass on that one...

> (Another problem is the sound in kde. The sound-server esd is only
> started if I start kde as root, but there's no sound as normal
> user. )

A: don't log in as root in X...
B: Add your user to the audio group.  

> Have anybody a hint for me? Thanks a lot!!! :-)

No prob.


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