[Mageia-dev] systemd vs dm

Guillaume Rousse guillomovitch at gmail.com
Thu Sep 15 11:07:50 CEST 2011

Le 15/09/2011 06:53, JA Magallon a écrit :
> Hi...
> Well, I'm starting to fight systemd...
> First easy to describe problem (apart from many others I will try to spot...)
> dm starts before getty, finds the first usable tty (usually tty2), and gets
> that. Everything supposes it runs on tty7 (see conflicts in systemd units
> with getty at tty7 and so on...). If you restart dm, as it always tries
> to find the first free tty, it depends on which ttys you have tried to
> use to see where it starts.
> I have been looking where to put the 'vt7' option for Xorg, to force it
> there and make it independent of order, but as gdm has
> not a gdm.conf file anymore, everything is on gconf files in /var/lib/gdm,
> I've had no luck.
I don't think so, there is still a /etc/X11/gdm/custom.conf 
configuration file.

> This is beginning to look like windows, we have a registry nobody understands
> and things happen and you don't know why (because my /var/log/messages is
> empty....0 size).
Check your syslog implementation service being enabled.
BOFH excuse #62:

need to wrap system in aluminum foil to fix problem

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