gdm source package in Ubuntu


gdm ( lucid-proposed; urgency=low

  * Add 44_xsession-errors_symlink.patch: Don't rename .xsession-errors to
    .xsession-errors.old if the file is a symlink.  The later code will
    truncate the file to zero anyway, so even in that case the file won't grow
    indefinitely. (LP: #771661)
 -- Martin Pitt <email address hidden>   Wed, 27 Apr 2011 17:56:59 +0200

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Martin Pitt on 2011-04-27
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Sebastien Bacher
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Lucid updates on 2011-05-04 main gnome


File Size MD5 Checksum 3.6 MiB 583f6e50936f085be268e8543905fb74 804.0 KiB 4bd8301f20c68df2270d23d62e897e94 2.2 KiB 64e273ee96e33ebf0b0b6cd2c23aa5a9

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gdm: GNOME Display Manager

 gdm provides the equivalent of a "login:" prompt for X displays- it
 pops up a login window and starts an X session.
 It provides all the functionality of xdm, including XDMCP support for
 managing remote displays.
 The greeting window is written using the GNOME libraries and hence
 looks like a GNOME application- even to the extent of supporting
 themes! By default, the greeter is run as an unprivileged user for