Bug 677513 - GDM only opens gnome.desktop
GDM only opens gnome.desktop
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 675652
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gdm (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: jmccann
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: F15Alpha/F15AlphaBlocker
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Reported: 2011-02-14 22:04 EST by Dennis Gilmore
Modified: 2015-01-14 18:26 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2011-02-15 00:38:23 EST
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Description Dennis Gilmore 2011-02-14 22:04:30 EST
Description of problem:
When logging into my laptop gdm is ignoring my chosen desktop and trying to load gnome only 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

[dennis@athosian ~]$ cat ~/.dmrc

[dennis@athosian ~]$ rpm -q gdm

with gnome-session-xsession installed i got a message about an invalid session, i dont have enough of gnome installed for it to run.

when i removed it on login things would crash and id be returned to a gdm login screen.

for kicks i copied /usr/share/xsessions/xfce.desktop to /usr/share/xsessions/gnome.desktop and was able to login correctly. so it seems that gdm is only attempting to start gnome currently
Comment 1 Adam Williamson 2011-02-15 00:38:23 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 675652 ***

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