Bug#598666: daemon.conf should have a little documentation

Josselin Mouette joss at debian.org
Fri Oct 1 09:30:11 UTC 2010

Le jeudi 30 septembre 2010 à 19:13 -0400, Joey Hess a écrit :
> Package: gdm3
> Severity: minor
> daemon.conf is empty, this makes configuring gdm for eg, automatic login
> harder than it needs to be. For one thing, I had to guess at the file
> format; this would not be obvious to everyone. Then I had to go look in
> README.Debian to learn where the list of configuration keys is. 
> I suggest:
> # GDM configuration storage
> #
> # See /usr/share/gdm/gdm.schemas for a list of available options.

Good idea, thanks.

Note that for defining automatic login, there’s the gdmsetup program
(still broken in unstable, but will be fixed in the next upload).

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