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Re: Can't login when using kdm (KDE)

* rs <rustystone@myway.com> [2005 Sep 03 22:41 -0500]:
> Debian / Sarge / main
> Hi,
> Just installed KDE. It works but, for some reason, I can't login when using kdm. When kdm login window appears, I enter my local user id and password, the screen flickers a couple of times and goes back to the login window where I can enter Id and password again.
> If I quit kdm by selecting console login from the menu, then login as myself (a regular local user) from the regular console, I can start KDE with "startx". KDE starts and works fine.
> Any ideas? Thanks

I moved ~.Xauthority out of the way and let it be recreated.  Works for
me now.

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