Subject: Re: GNOME/sawfish bugs
To: Frederick Bruckman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Martin Husemann <email@example.com>
Date: 08/13/2001 09:36:05
> I don't use "gdm". I use "xdm", and put "exec ssh-agent gnome-session"
> at the end of "~/.xsession". What does "gdm" do that "xdm" can't?
It has a few bells and whistles more. It can choose between different saved
sessions, can switch languages and has a nice "system" menu, that allows
users without a (root-)password to reboot or shut down the machine.
Not everyone will like that, but I find it very convenient for some
> Maybe a "gdm" thing?
Unlikely. Probably completely unrelated to gdm/gnome at all.