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|Summary:||setting lang=0 in /etc/lxdm/lxdm.conf breaks Session choosing|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Andrew Hamilton <alphahamilton>|
|Component:||lxdm||Assignee:||Christoph Wickert <cwickert>|
|Status:||CLOSED WONTFIX||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
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|Last Closed:||2013-07-31 18:40:35 EDT||Type:||Bug|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
Description Andrew Hamilton 2012-09-11 03:02:15 EDT
Description of problem: setting lang=0 in the [display] section of /etc/lxdm/lxdm.conf results in the Session chooser in LXDM always defaulting to "Default". When logging in, any choice of session results in receiving the Default Session (eg, even if GNOME is selected, LXDE will launch since that is what is listed in /etc/sysconfig/desktop). Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): lxdm-0.4.1.1.fc17.i686 How reproducible: set lang=0 in lxdm.conf and then try to login with a Session other than the system default. Steps to Reproduce: 1. set lang=0 in the [display] section of /etc/lxdm/lxdm.conf 2. logout and try to login with a Session other than the one listed in /etc/sysconfig/desktop Actual results: you will receive the Session listed in /etc/sysconfig/desktop Expected results: you should receive the Session you selected. Additional info: This computer was installed with the LXDE Spin, gnome was then installed as a second Session choice.
Comment 1 Fedora End Of Life 2013-07-03 17:31:37 EDT
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Comment 2 Fedora End Of Life 2013-07-31 18:40:39 EDT
Fedora 17 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2013-07-30. Fedora 17 is no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug. If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of Fedora please feel free to reopen this bug against that version. Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.