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Re: XFree 4.0.1 and xdm

Kenward Vaughan wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 28, 2000 at 10:07:03AM -0500, Scott Patterson wrote:
> >
> >
> >
> > >I=B4ve succesfully installed Woody and XFree 4.0.1-8 last weekend. Only
> > >xdm shows a strange behavior. It starts nearly one minute after the
> > >system has bootet. It=B4s possiblke to login to a console, and suddenly
> > >xdm awakes. Any ideas?
> > >
> > >Regards, Sven
> >
> > I had/have the same problem. Probably not what you want to hear, but I simply
> > removed XDM from starting up by running "update-rc.d xdm remove". This will
> > remove xdm from all your startup scripts.

I´m using wdm know and everything works. Seems that there´s a bug in xdm
or a strange startup option. Sorry, but because this box is in our lab
and many non-firm Unix users have to use it (under X), it´s difficult to
explain why a new system isn´t able to boot into its graphical UI. 

Thanks, Sven

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