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Re: [blfs-dev] [resend] gdm DJ Lucas Tue Apr 03 17:01:44 2012

On 04/03/2012 06:35 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Ken Moffat wrote:
>> On Tue, Apr 03, 2012 at 07:51:52PM +0100, Ken Moffat wrote:
>>> On Tue, Apr 03, 2012 at 11:26:01AM -0500, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>>>> I can update the script easily enough if the commands are still current,
>>>> Are they basically still:
>>>>          start) loadproc gdm ;;
>>>>           stop) if [ -f $pidfile ]; then loadproc gdm-stop; fi ;;
>>>>         reload) loadproc gdm-safe-restart ;;
>>>>        restart) loadproc gdm-restart ;;
>>>   Yes.
>>   s/Yes/No/ : although the script brings gdm up, and from gdm I can
>> shut the box down, the programs gdm-stop, gdm-safe-restart,
>> gdm-restart are no longer present.  I guess we'll just have to kill
>> it in the normal way with killproc, and perhaps reinstate the normal
>> stop/start 'restart' ?
>>   There is also a line to prepend /opt/gnome-2.18 or something to
>> $PATH !  I guess something like /opt/gnome with a comment that
>> people should edit it to suit.
>>   I started on this, but I've set it aside again - will need more
>> thought than I can spare at the moment.  Maybe later this week, but
>> no promises.
> There's no big hurry.  Let me know what instructions are right and we
> can fix up the script pretty quickly.
>     -- Bruce
Hmm, wonder if we can start it from /etc/inittab. Just saying (and being 
a sh**!) ;-) I'll be there with you tomorrow night, if you don't get to 
it, I can Ken.

-- DJ Lucas

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