kdm login background

Lisi Reisz lisi.reisz at gmail.com
Mon Jul 21 19:52:33 UTC 2008

On Monday 21 July 2008 20:38:48 O. Sinclair wrote:
> O. Sinclair wrote:
> > lanzen wrote:
> >> On Monday 21 July 2008 16:26:59 O. Sinclair wrote:
> >>> no - the one you actually type your username/password in
> >>
> >> So, what you want is to go back to the original state, is that it?
> >>
> >> As I said you should be able to do that by means of kcontrol provided
> >> kdm is installed.  Kcontrol and kdm are not installed by default.
> >>
> >> If you do have them, what do you see in kcontrol -> System
> >> Administration -> KDM Theme Manager?
> >
> > kdm is installed, as I understand it that is the window manager (gdm for
> > gnome, kdm for KDE and so on). HA I found it - one has to install
> > kdmtheme package! Will report back soon if that did the trick.
> well kdm theme manager is there but the Login Manager seems to override
> completely whatever I set in KDM Theme... so no luck whatsoever yet. I
> can see and choose the Kubuntu kdm theme but nothing changes.

What happens if you go into the login manager via Kcontrol -> System 
Administration -> Login manager?  If I go in via the menu, I get the gdm 
msnager.  I have to go via kcontrol to get kdm.


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