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Re: Cannot login in xdm



--- Punit Ahluwalia <punit_a@yahoo.com> wrote:

> 
> --- Thomas Adam <thomas_adam16@yahoo.com> wrote:
> 
> >  --- 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).
> > 
> > -- Thomas Adam
> > 
> Tried but does not resolve. I missed to mention that cannot login even as root.
> 
> ps -ef on xdm shows the following process:
> 
> /usr/X11R6/bin/X vt7 -dpi 100 -nolisten tcp -auth
> /var/lib/xdm/authdir/authfiles/A:0-ENCja
> 
> Does it indicate anything?
> 
> 
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