Subject: Re: HOWTO get the old pretty xdm login screen back
To: Rhialto <email@example.com>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/30/2004 14:37:39
On Thu, 30 Dec 2004, Rhialto wrote:
> First I made some changes so that my hard work will not be lost when I
> upgrade again. X config files are, unfortunately, overwritten. But there
> is a way around it.
Thanks for the HOWTO.
For your information, the xorg-clients pkgsrc package doesn't overwrite
its xdm configs on reinstall or update. It uses the normal pkgsrc system
for configurations: install to examples directory and only copy into real
location if doesn't exist.
(I never did the XFree86 package because my "fast" build systems both
Jeremy C. Reed
technical support & remote administration