Bug 22880 - Malformed error-message
Malformed error-message
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gdm (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Havoc Pennington
Aaron Brown
: 22881 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2000-12-27 08:33 EST by Enrico Scholz
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:30 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-01-02 11:03:17 EST
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Description Enrico Scholz 2000-12-27 08:33:36 EST
When starting gdm as non-root I get:

$ gdm
Only root wants to run x^hgdm

(notice the `x^h')
Comment 1 Daniel Roesen 2000-12-27 08:44:05 EST
*** Bug 22881 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Daniel Roesen 2000-12-27 08:48:40 EST
I'd say that's an intentional joke ;->
(hint: ^h is backspace)
Comment 3 Havoc Pennington 2001-01-02 16:43:17 EST
Yes, comments in the source indicate it's supposed to be funny. I'm not sure it
makes that much sense, but... ;-)

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