Subject: Re: modular xorg and gdm
To: D. Aubril <>
From: Ulrich Etile <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 08/05/2007 09:40:59
Le Sun, 05 Aug 2007 08:20:11 +0200,
"D. Aubril" <> a =C3=A9crit :

> Hi everyone.
> Since some of you are already speaking of switching to modular
> xorg... I just made the switch on  my wife's desktop with pkgsrc
> 2007Q2. It works fine except for one thing : gdm takes almost a
> minute to start. I have no idea where it could come from... By the
> way, I had to change a couple of lines in gdm's defaults.conf ( they
> were still pointing to /usr/X11R6/bin/X ), even with gdm built with
> X11_TYPE=3Dmodular. I don't know if it's on purpose ?
> Any idea for the delay at gdm's start ?
> Best regards,
> David Aubril


Try with the program gdmsetup. In the tab "Security", there is
a button named "Configure X Server". Then change the path


-- Ulrich Etile,