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(New page: How to configure ubuntu with gnome. == XDMCP == Edit '''/etc/gdm/gdm.conf''' and enable xdmcp: change this: <pre> ... [xdmcp] Enable=false ... </pre> to this: <pre> ... [xdmcp] Enable=...)
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How to configure ubuntu with gnome.
How to configure ubuntu with gnome.
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== services ==
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You must disable the follow services:
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* /etc/init.d/gdm
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* /etc/init.d/powernowd
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* /etc/init.d/hotkey-setup
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* /etc/init.d/pcmcia
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* /etc/init.d/vbesave
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A easy way to do this: Use '''sysv-rc-conf''':
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<pre>
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sudo aptitude install sysv-rc-conf
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sudo sysv-rc-conf
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</pre>
== XDMCP ==
== XDMCP ==
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You can restart GDM with '''sudo /etc/init.d/gdm restart'''
You can restart GDM with '''sudo /etc/init.d/gdm restart'''
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== Links ==
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* http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=81444

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How to configure ubuntu with gnome.

services

You must disable the follow services:

* /etc/init.d/gdm
* /etc/init.d/powernowd
* /etc/init.d/hotkey-setup
* /etc/init.d/pcmcia
* /etc/init.d/vbesave

A easy way to do this: Use sysv-rc-conf:

sudo aptitude install sysv-rc-conf
sudo sysv-rc-conf

XDMCP

Edit /etc/gdm/gdm.conf and enable xdmcp:

change this:

...
[xdmcp]
Enable=false
...

to this:

...
[xdmcp]
Enable=true
...

You can restart GDM with sudo /etc/init.d/gdm restart


Links

* http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=81444

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