gdm already running

Ken Moffat ken at kenmoffat.uklinux.net
Tue Apr 26 17:31:35 PDT 2005


On Tue, 26 Apr 2005, Declan Moriarty wrote:

> On 4/26/05, Donal Farrell <0161977 at student.ul.ie> wrote:
> > # Begin /etc/inittab
> >
> > id:5:initdefault:
> >
> >
> > # Run xdm as a separate service
> > x:5:respawn:/usr/bin/gdm -nodaemon
>
> xdm and gdm both  run X. I would have  id:5:initdefault: and  take gdm
> out, or else use  id:3:initdefault: and leave the xdm line.  I would
> also take out respawning. I HATE that when you have X buggered and it
> keeps booting.
>

Nice, catch, Declan.  Donal, the gdm bootscripts will start gdm when you
enter run level 5, all they need is the id:5:initdefault: line.

Ken
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