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Date:      Sat, 12 Sep 1998 09:39:45 -0500 (CDT)
From:      Joel Ray Holveck <>
To:        "Don O'Neil" <>
Cc:        <freebsd-hackers@FreeBSD.ORG>
Subject:   Re: KDE & XDM (auto start of KDE)
Message-ID:  <199809121439.JAA27982@detlev.UUCP>
In-Reply-To: <000001bdde1e$f5363ec0$>
References:   <000001bdde1e$f5363ec0$>

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> However, as soon as I change the window manager in the Xsession file
> to be KDE (startkde, kwm, ANYTHING with KDE) XDM doesn't launch it,
> rather it goes back to the login screen. There isn't anything I can
> do to get it out of this nasty loop, exept to log in, comment out
> the ttys entry and reboot.

Look at ~/.xsession-errors to see why KDE isn't launching.  I would
suspect that /usr/local/bin is not in xdm's path.


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