Bug#490580: xdm does not automatically run on startup
On Sat, Jul 12, 2008 at 22:49:21 +0200, Christoph Egger wrote:
> When booting the system the last message is «Starting X Display Manager:
> xdm» but xdm does not startup and I am left on tty1.
> loging in and starting xdm via «sudo xdm» works as it should.
> I have already purged xdm without fixing the problem. When kdm is set as
> default it starts without problems.
what's in /etc/X11/default-display-manager?