Re: xdm + newbie = confused.
You could use wdm instead of xdm...
On Fri, 5 Mar 2004 04:23:39 -0700,
Mike Van Milligan gracefully wrote:
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>I get this error, I'd be much obliged for some help with setting up X
> >apt-get install xdm
>Reading Package Lists...
>Building Dependency Tree...
>xdm is already the newest version.
>0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 1 not upgraded.
>2 not fully installed or removed.
>Need to get 0B of archives.
>After unpacking 0B of additional disk space will be used.
>Setting up xdm (4.3.0-2) ...
>/var/lib/dpkg/info/xdm.config: line 645: "kdm" to "gdm": command not
>dpkg: error processing xdm (--configure):
> subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 127
>dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of x-window-system:
> x-window-system depends on xdm; however:
> Package xdm is not configured yet.
>dpkg: error processing x-window-system (--configure):
> dependency problems - leaving unconfigured
>Errors were encountered while processing:
>E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
>Mike Van Milligan
>ASU Comp. Sci. Major
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