Re: How to start gdm by default
On Thu, Jan 27, 2011 at 03:22:12AM +0000, T o n g wrote:
> I need to start gdm by default on one of my boxes, which is currently
> booting into text mode.
> I do have gdm installed:
> $ dpkg -l | grep gdm
> ii gdm 2.20.11-4 GNOME Display Manager
> It's still activated as the bootup service:
> % update-rc.d gdm defaults
> gdm already in /etc/runlevel.conf: No change.
> $ grep gdm /etc/runlevel.conf
> 01 0,1,6 - /etc/init.d/gdm
> 30 - 2,3,4,5 /etc/init.d/gdm
This means you are using file-rc package.
Is this your intentional choice? If you are using sysv-rc, you should
be changing symlink in /etc/rc2.d/ for reconfiguration.