gdm: The GNOME Display Manager1

Package available in: [trunk] [8.0] [7.0] [6.0] [2.1]

Gdm (The Gnome Display Manager) is a replacement for xdm, the X Display Manager. Is is more secure and looks better ;-).

Put your (jpg, gif, png, xpm) picture in ~/.gnome/photo to make it appear in the face browser.

... part of T2, get it here


Author: Martin K. Petersen <mkp [at] mkp [dot] net>
Maintainer: Rene Rebe <rene [at] t2-project [dot] org>
Maintainer: Susanne Klaus <vadja [at] gmx [dot] de>

License: GPL
Status: Stable
Version: 2.18.4

Remark: Does not allow parallel builds.

Download: gdm-2.18.4.tar.bz2

T2 source: gdm.cache
T2 source: gdm.conf
T2 source: gdm.desc
T2 source: gdm.postinstall
T2 source: minimal_uid.patch
T2 source:

Build time (on reference hardware): 75% (relative to binutils)2

Installed size (on reference hardware): 9.29 MB, 288 files

Dependencies (build time detected): alsa-lib atk audiofile bash binutils bzip2 cairo cf coreutils diffutils dmxproto docbookx esound expat findutils fontconfig freetype gawk gcc gconf gettext glib glibc glitz gnome-keyring gnome-netstatus gnome-vfs gnutls grep gtk+ howl imake inputproto kbproto libart libbonobo libbonoboui libcroco libdmx libgcrypt libglade libgnome libgnomecanvas libgnomeui libgpg-error libgsf libice libjpeg libpng libprelude librsvg libsm libtasn1 libx11 libxau libxcursor libxdmcp libxext libxfixes libxi libxinerama libxml libxrandr libxrender linux-header make mktemp net-tools openssl orbit2 pam pango perl perl-xml-parser pkgconfig popt renderproto scrollkeeper sed sysfiles tar tcp_wrappers util-linux xineramaproto xproto zlib

Installed files (on reference hardware): n.a.

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2) Compatible with Linux From Scratch's "Standard Build Unit" (SBU).