[Breezy] gdm persistant error

Peter Garrett peter.garrett at optusnet.com.au
Tue Jan 3 11:56:49 UTC 2006

On Tue, 03 Jan 2006 10:21:53 +0100
"J.Markoll" <j.markoll at free.fr> wrote:

> Hello,
> Since I upgraded -by the net from the last prerelease- I live with a 
> permanent error at login. A message tells me 'The permissions of your 
> $HOME/.dmrc are being ignored and prevent it from keeping the default
> lang and session. The file should belong to user and have 644 permissions'.

For what it's worth, the permissions on my ~/.dmrc are

$ ls -al .dmrc
-rw-------  1 peter peter 45 2005-10-29 22:08 .dmrc

and another user

-rw-------  1 alterego alterego 26 2005-02-15 07:28 .dmrc


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