Strange X problem

Paul Schmehl pauls at
Fri Oct 6 17:36:35 PDT 2006

--On October 6, 2006 5:23:45 PM -0700 backyard 
<backyard1454-bsd at> wrote:
> "For FreeBSD, edit /etc/ttys and find the line like
> this:
> ttyv8   "/usr/X11R6/bin/xdm -nodaemon"  xterm   off
> secure
>       and edit it to this:
> ttyv8   "/usr/local/bin/kdm"  xterm   on secure
Yeah, I got a chance to look at it this afternoon, and that's what the 
problem was.  I wasn't looking closely enough at that line.

Paul Schmehl (pauls at
Adjunct Information Security Officer
The University of Texas at Dallas

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