-nvidia upgrade issues

Scott James Remnant scott at ubuntu.com
Mon Nov 9 14:15:50 GMT 2009

On Wed, 2009-11-04 at 14:26 -0800, Bryce Harrington wrote:

> 441638 - The gdm upstart job notices gdm has failed and so restarts it.
> X of course continues to fail, gdm tries a few times and continues to
> fail, repeat ad infinitum, and the user is just left looking at a
> flashing screen.  Ick.
gdm should use a discreet exit code to mean "I gave up" (ie. exit(99)
instead of 1), then you can add:

	normal exit 99

to the upstart job.

Scott James Remnant
scott at ubuntu.com
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