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Re: Cannot login in xdm

 --- Punit Ahluwalia <punit_a@yahoo.com> wrote: 
> I upgraded to Sarge and selected KDE and removed Gnome. Since then I
> cannit login in qny
> of the window managers (kdm, xdm). I completely uninstalled xfree86 and
> kde, and
> resinstalled xfree86 with xdm. The problem still remains. 
> I can login through the console. 

You probably need to run (as root):

dpkg-reconfigure xserver-common

and select  "console users".

(or possibly "anybody", depending on what you want to do).

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