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Bug#353831: kdm: KDM tries to start XServer on XServer-less system

Package: kdm
Version: 4:3.5.1-1
Severity: normal

We have a remote-login workstation without any XServer installed. It is
meant for login using XDMCP or ssh. XDMCP login stopped working since
recent testing-upgrade. When I login from my client, e.g. using
Xnest :2 -query myhost, the xnest window remains empty. On myhost, kdm 
X: cannot stat /etc/X11/X (No such file or directory), aborting.
/etc/X11/X is not executable
X: cannot stat /etc/X11/X (No such file or directory), aborting.

I don't think kdm should try to start any XServer when accessed via

-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (900, 'testing'), (500, 'unstable')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Shell:  /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Kernel: Linux
Locale: LANG=de_DE@euro, LC_CTYPE=de_DE@euro (charmap=ISO-8859-15)

Versions of packages kdm depends on:
ii  debconf [debconf-2.0]     1.4.70         Debian configuration management sy
ii  kdebase-bin               4:3.5.1-1      core binaries for the KDE base mod
ii  kdebase-data              4:3.5.1-1      shared data files for the KDE base
ii  kdelibs4c2a               4:3.5.1-2      core libraries for all KDE applica
ii  libc6                     2.3.5-13       GNU C Library: Shared libraries an
ii  libgcc1                   1:4.0.2-8      GCC support library
ii  libpam-runtime            0.79-3.1       Runtime support for the PAM librar
ii  libpam0g                  0.79-3.1       Pluggable Authentication Modules l
ii  libqt3-mt                 3:3.3.5-3      Qt GUI Library (Threaded runtime v
ii  libstdc++6                4.0.2-8        The GNU Standard C++ Library v3
ii  libx11-6                  6.9.0.dfsg.1-4 X Window System protocol client li
ii  libxau6                   6.9.0.dfsg.1-4 X Authentication library
ii  libxdmcp6                 6.9.0.dfsg.1-4 X Display Manager Control Protocol
ii  libxtst6                  6.9.0.dfsg.1-4 X Window System event recording an
ii  xbase-clients             6.9.0.dfsg.1-4 miscellaneous X clients

Versions of packages kdm recommends:
ii  logrotate                     3.7.1-2    Log rotation utility

-- debconf information:
  kdm/stop_running_server_with_children: false
* shared/default-x-display-manager: kdm
  kdm/daemon_name: /usr/bin/kdm

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