login manager

  1. GlitchyDot

    Other sddm login manager loops over

    Using Qtile ( git version ) and sddm. As per Qtile documentation - i have qtile.desktop file linked to .xsession file which is identical to .xinitrc file and also tried custom .xsession file from qtile examples - but i have same issue - It starts, i enter my password - but loops back to login...
  2. mehdi

    How To Configure Ly Display Manager

    I'm not able to configure the Ly disply manager on Freebsd. I have these lines in my /etc/gettytab : Ly:\ :lo=/usr/local/bin/ly:\ :al=root: My /etc/ttys : ttyv0 "/usr/libexec/getty Ly" xterm on secure My /usr/local/etc/ly/config.ini: (I didn't change...
  3. F

    Solved Login Lockout

    I recently just deleted some files from my users home directory and now right after doing that I cannot login with xdm. The files were .ICEauthority, .login, .login_conf, .profile, and .Xauthority. Will anyone confirm that deleting these files was my problem? (I looked at the contents from a...
  4. jans

    Input on login screen garbaged after pkg upgrade

    Earlier today, I decided to enable the latest packages (instead of stable) on FreeBSD 12.1 by adding the "pkg+http://pkg.FreeBSD.org/$(ABI)/latest" repository. So I ran a pkg upgrade and rebooted my system. After the reboot, I was unable to log into X, because all keypresses resulted in multiple...
  5. goldencircuit

    XDM not allowing me to log in as any user

    Hello, I recently installed FreeBSD and am having problems with XDM not allowing me to log in as my set up user or root. XDM boots up fine but when I click into the password field nothing shows up as a I'm typing (first time using XDM this might be a feature?) and when I do type the password in...
  6. AntumDeluge

    SLiM Login Manager: No Sessions Nor Shutdown Options

    According to SLiM's (x11/slim) configuration file, /usr/local/etc/slim.conf, session options are defined by xdg desktop files located in /usr/local/share/xsessions. I have the following files located in that directory: $ ls /usr/local/share/xsessions/ LXDE.desktop gnome.desktop...