Bug 52646 - gdm background is overlayed with RH default
Summary: gdm background is overlayed with RH default
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: gdm   
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Version: roswell
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Havoc Pennington
QA Contact: Aaron Brown
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2001-08-27 17:23 UTC by Chris Rouch
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:36 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-08-27 18:00:50 UTC
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Description Chris Rouch 2001-08-27 17:23:21 UTC
Description of Problem:

If a custom background is selected for gdm via gdmconfig, the Red Hat default background is still displayed. If this is selected via the login gui, then the chosen background is displayed and the RH one immediately redisplayed.

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How Reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1.  use gdmconfig
2.  select the background tab.
3. select image and choose a file
4. select restart after logout
5. logout

Actual Results:

Blue RH login screen

Expected Results:

A different picture

Additional Information:
Upgrading to the lates gdm fixes this. Vanilla gdm- under seawolf behaved correctly.

Comment 1 Havoc Pennington 2001-08-27 18:07:38 UTC
If you delete the "background program" from the Background tab in gdmconfig,
then the redhat thing won't be drawn.

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