how to change the default ugly background for gdm?
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Tue Jun 3 15:43:08 UTC 2008
On Tue, 2008-06-03 at 09:22 -0500, Brian Millett wrote:
> I just can not express how much I deplore the cheese background for
> the GDM screen in F9.
Seconded. But to me it looks like there's a UFO hovering overhead,
coming down to get you... ;-)
The whole thing's an ugly retrograde step (loss of options, huge user
picker that can't be avoided, annoying slow animations, and the thing
takes an age to load on a slower computer).
Even the old plain greeter was less crap than this. I'm thinking of
seeing whether GDM can be replaced, completely. Perhaps XDM, if I don't
want to go down the KDE route.
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