[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#762703: lightdm: when run under systemd ligthdm won't start, it needs to start after /tmp/.X11 is created

gustavo panizzo <gfa> gfa at zumbi.com.ar
Wed Sep 24 15:42:17 UTC 2014

Package: lightdm
Version: 1.10.1-3
Severity: normal

when run under systemd lightdm won't start this is the content
of /var/log/lightdm/x-0.log

X: cannot stat /tmp/.X11-unix (No such file or directory), aborting.

if i wait until the system is up, lightdm will start ok

-- System Information:
Debian Release: jessie/sid
  APT prefers stable-updates
  APT policy: (900, 'stable-updates'), (900, 'testing'), (800, 'stable'), (300, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Foreign Architectures: i386

Kernel: Linux 3.16-1-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8) (ignored: LC_ALL set to en_US.UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages lightdm depends on:
ii  adduser                                3.113+nmu3
ii  consolekit                             0.4.6-4
ii  dbus                                   1.8.6-2
ii  debconf [debconf-2.0]                  1.5.53
ii  libc6                                  2.19-11
ii  libgcrypt11                            1.5.4-3
ii  libglib2.0-0                           2.40.0-5
ii  libpam-systemd                         208-8
ii  libpam0g                               1.1.8-3.1
ii  libxcb1                                1.10-3
ii  libxdmcp6                              1:1.1.1-1
ii  lightdm-gtk-greeter [lightdm-greeter]  1.8.5-1

Versions of packages lightdm recommends:
ii  xserver-xorg  1:7.7+7

Versions of packages lightdm suggests:
pn  accountsservice  <none>
pn  upower           <none>

-- Configuration Files:
/etc/lightdm/lightdm.conf changed:

-- debconf information:
* shared/default-x-display-manager: lightdm
  lightdm/daemon_name: /usr/sbin/lightdm

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