Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 456501
gnome desktop never appears after succesful gdm login
Last modified: 2015-01-14 18:21:39 EST
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Description of problem:
I am able to login in tty, but gnome desktop never appears after succesful gdm login. It crashes xorg and gdm login appears again. I tried adding more services to init, but the bug still appears.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. login in tty
2. enter "gdm" in console
3. enter username and pass (either for root or for normal users)
screen gets black (which means x restarts), gdm restarts and prompts for user and pass.
Gnome desktop appears.
Pentium 2 Deschutes 350 mhz
160 mb sdram memory
20 gb HD
S3 TRIO AGP
The bug happens when video driver is vesa or s3. I have not tested other drivers.
The bug doesn't disappear after
Packages selected: Server config tools, gnome, admin tools, etc.
I forgot to say that this bug appears right after installation! I did not
install anything or change anything in my computer.
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