gnome display manager fails to start at boot

Jonathan McLoughlin jonathan.mcloughlin at
Mon Jun 27 13:57:39 UTC 2005

Has it messed up your X
If you /etc/init.d/gdm start will gdm come back up?

On 6/27/05, Alexander Volovics <awol at> wrote:
> Today I discovered that GDM does not start at boot.
> I get thrown back to a console screen to login.
> This happened completely out of the blue on a perfectly working
> system. The only 'new' things I did yesterday were installing
> the 'speedtouch' package and it's dependency 'libatm1'.
> (just to look not to use).
> Anybody ever experience something like this.
> Alexander
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