Messed-up Xubuntu login background at startup

Pasi Lallinaho pasi at
Tue Apr 15 09:14:21 UTC 2014

On 15/04/14 11:55, Laurent Humblet wrote:
> Hi,
> I have this problem with the Xubuntu login screen :
> Before:
> Then I do:
> CTRL+ALT+F1 + log in
> sudo service lightdm restart (sometimes I need to do it twice or three times)
> And then after restarting the service:
> I've tried multiple manipulations like disabling the dynamic login
> background (Gnome settings?) or specify other backgrounds but it
> doesn't seem to have
> any effect.
> I don't get why I have to restart the service sometimes multiple times
> to get the greeter background to display properly.
> Thank you for your time and help,
> Laurent

Please file a bug against lightdm in Launchpad; run 'ubuntu-bug lightdm'
in a terminal.


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