[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#762211: Bug#762211: lightdm crashes on startup, system falls back to console

Fabio Rosciano malmostoso at gmail.com
Sun Sep 28 07:38:26 UTC 2014

On Sat, 27 Sep 2014 19:05:51 -0400 Michael Gilbert
<mgilbert at debian.org> wrote:
> A recent version of the package updates /etc/lightdm/lightdm.conf, but
> if the user elects to not use the new maintainer conffile, this
> problem will occur.

Dear all, 

sorry for the delayed reply. I could indeed confirm that the problem is
in the config file. Keeping the old config files breaks the upgrade,
while installing the new ones has no problem.
Here is the offending lightdm.conf:


And this is lightdm-gtk-greeter.conf


I hope this helps.

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