XDM login freezes on boot

Warren Block wblock at wonkity.com
Wed Feb 11 06:40:02 PST 2009

On Wed, 11 Feb 2009, Warren Liddell wrote:

> AMD64 4gig RAM FreeBSD 7.1 KDE 4.2
> I've noticed of late when i have had the misfortune of rebooting this machine 
> due to severre storms and blackouts, when it boots everything loads fine, xdm 
> initates an i get the standard logon screen, however, you cant do anything an 
> the mouse dosent work.  To solve this issue i go to console via CTRL + ALT + 
> F1 kill tthe XDM pid an once it comes back up, everything is perfectly fine.
> Anyone else had this odd occurance ?

Yes, up until the latest xorg-server update on Sunday 
(xorg-server-1.5.3_5,1).  Now it works great.

-Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA

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