Re: [dwm] X Display Manager

From: Stefan Tibus <>
Date: Mon, 30 Oct 2006 18:10:57 +0100

On Mon, 30 Oct 2006 08:55:58 -0500 Ross Mohn wrote:
> Anyway, my question of possible relevance to this mailing list is:
> What's the best X Display Manager to use. I've tried gdm and kdm, but
> they both seem extremely bloated.I haven't put much effort into xdm, but
> I suppose I could make it work. Isn't there anything
> simpler/smaller/better?

I'm using xdm on Debian/etch. Just the plain default install.
It does nothing more than asking for username and password and
then starts an X-session using the .xsession file (if it exists,
else it starts Debian's default-wm). In the default config it
does not offer Reset/Shutdown-buttons, however.


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