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Re: [debian] Re: gdm config



On Wed, 25 Jan 2006 11:38:09 +0000
Magnus Therning <magnus@therning.org> wrote:

> On Wed, Jan 25, 2006 at 10:00:59PM +1100, Keith Bates wrote:
> >On Wed, 25 Jan 2006 10:20:51 +0000
> >Magnus Therning <magnus@therning.org> wrote:
> >
> >> On Wed, Jan 25, 2006 at 04:32:02PM +1100, Keith Bates wrote:
> >> >Hi,
> >> >
> >> >since upgrading my "testing" systsm on Sunday, whenever I log in
> >> >with gdm I get an error message saying there are errors in  my
> >> >config file and I need to correct it. Can anyone point me to the
> >> >location of the file, and possible problems.
> >> 
> >> GDMs config file is /etc/gdm/gdm.conf. Depending on your
> >> configuration you may be able to edit it from the login screen
> >> itself using a GUI.
> >> 
> >> /M
> >> 
> >Thanks for that, Magnus.
> >
> >I've fiddled with the GUI thing but it still comes up with the error
> >message. I'll have to look at the file itself and see if I can figure
> >it out.
> 
> Depending on the state when you upgraded you might have an old
> gdm.conf around (it'd have 'dpkg' in its name). You can also use
> /etc/gdm/factory-gdm.conf as a reference point for your manual edits.
> 
> /M
> 
Thank you for that!

I restored the old version and it works fine now.


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