gdm depends on PackageKit

Raphael Groner raphgro at
Tue Aug 23 18:11:41 UTC 2011

> > Let me just ask (again), why does gdm depend on PackageKit?
> Because the GNOME folks want GDM to offer a "install updates before
> shutdown" feature. For details and status please ask on
> desktop at

Wah. That's a feature stolen from Window$. I don't wanna have such
things in Xfce.

Seriously, it becomes more and more horrible with that Gnome thingy. It
seems like all major packages are going to become core parts. That's
not good for a modular system.

yum remove gdm - Sorry :P

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