[Slackbuilds-users] lxdm issue

Matteo Bernardini matteo.bernardini at gmail.com
Wed Aug 2 06:43:31 UTC 2017

2017-08-01 20:15 GMT+02:00 Didier Spaier <didier at slint.fr>:
> Salut,
> Le 01/08/2017 à 17:25, Sebastien BALLET a écrit :
>> As opposed to xdm/kdm/slim, lxdm freezes (black screen) when X is killed
>> with alt+ctrl+backspace. I searched on the net but found nothing about that
>> issue.  Is there something to add/remove in lxdm configuration file to
>> prevent/solve this ?
> Not here. Actually alt+ctrl+backspace seems to do nothing.

can it be because you are using the option DontZap in you X configuration files?

> TBH it's on Slint, not genuine Slackware. Here is the source dir:
> http://slackware.uk/slint/x86_64/slint-testing/source/lxdm/
> Among the customization I reset the xserver after logout,
> don't know if that matters, cf.:
> http://slackware.uk/slint/x86_64/slint-testing/source/lxdm/patches/lxdm.conf.in.diff

I actually tried the reset=1 first on my test host, but still doing a
ctrl-alt-backspace on the login screen led me to lxdm respawning on a
black screen...

then I found the fix for the bug in the upstream git.


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