[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#769796: systemd: update-rc.d lightdm disable does not work

Martin Pitt mpitt at debian.org
Mon Nov 17 09:03:39 UTC 2014

Control: reopen -1
Control: reassign -1 lightdm 1.10.3-2

Hello Samuel,

Samuel Thibault [2014-11-17  9:55 +0100]:
> Well, this used to be working before switching to systemd, and
> it's really not obvious to the user that he now has to disable
> display-manager too (and that can't be done through update-rc.d).

Not "too", only that.

> Perhaps it would be feasible to at least make all the update-rc.d
> {xdm,gdm3,lightdm,etc.} emit a warning that this doesn't work when using
> systemd, and systemctl disable display-manager should be used instead?

Or perhaps rearranging the units to be more similar to the init
scripts again. But that's the decision of the *dm maintainers.



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