[K12OSN] icewm removed from login screen

Pete pvdw at criticalcontrol.com
Thu Oct 21 18:49:41 UTC 2004

Huck wrote:

> /etc/X11/gdm/gdm.conf 
> DefaultSession=IceWM.desktop ???
> there might have been more to it but that rings a bell
Check that and also make sure there is a icewm.desktop file in
/etc/X11/dm/sessions directory
(There should be a default icewm.desktop file in /usr/share/xsessions)

In the /etc/X11/dm/sessions/icewm.desktop
make sure there is NO line that says Hidden=true

Good luck


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