“gdm” 2.30.5-0ubuntu1 source package in Ubuntu
gdm (2.30.5-0ubuntu1) maverick; urgency=low * New upstream version: - Retry getpw* calls if they return EINTR - #619588, don't show markup tags in UI (lp: #603097) - #626564, fix intermittent failure to load user list (lp: #614810) -- Sebastien Bacher <email address hidden> Wed, 11 Aug 2010 21:50:35 +0200
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- diff from 2.30.4-0ubuntu1 to 2.30.5-0ubuntu1 (188.6 KiB)
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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