/etc/init.d/gdm stop causing system hang

Adriano Varoli Piazza moranar at gmail.com
Mon Nov 13 19:17:32 UTC 2006

On 11/13/06, Stephen Brown Jr <stephen.brown75 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm running edgy and for some reason if I issue sudo /etc/init.d/gdm stop to
> dump to a console, it hangs with just a blinking cursor? I experience the
> same even if I kill the process. Is this a bug or has something changed with
> that in relation to 6.06?

Search the list archives for this subject:
[Bug 66034] Re: Cannot run gdmsetup
and try the solution cited there: namely, to rename
as (e.g.)
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