GDM Questions

Bruce Dubbs bdubbs at swbell.net
Sat Dec 4 08:24:33 PST 2004


S. Anthony Sequeira wrote:

>On Sat, 2004-12-04 at 09:58 -0600, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>  
>
>>>I actually prefer an initscript, I need to stop gdm occasionally.  Of
>>>course it's not difficult to maintain one if BLFS goes for an
>>>      
>>>
>>inittab.
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>>Turing off gdm/kdm/xdm when it is running from inittab is relatively 
>>easy.  Just run 'init 3'.
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>
>I appreciate that, maybe I'm old fashioned, but I'd rather control it
>with a bootscript than changing an init level.  My distro yes!
>  
>

Absolutely.  I just thought you might be interested in a different 
technique to do the same thing.

  -- Bruce





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