How to use KDM?

Michael Uleysky uleysky at
Thu Jul 12 04:35:10 PDT 2007

2007/7/12, Andrey <a_cool77 at>:
> In BLFS present instructions only for GDM. I used it, but it is not very
> nice. May be I was did something wrong, but autologin not work well for me.
> It always prompt for user password. So when I turn on the computer, I can't
> go for coffee or smth. I should stay for all booting process :(
> Some time ago I try KDM. It is much nicer, but don't know, how to run it and
> stop it from init... And of cource I should  launch local dbus-session
> manually :(
> May be anyone know how to use this?

Same way as GDM. My string in inittab is
X:45:respawn:/usr/bin/kdm -nodaemon

Sessions files for KDM are same as for GDM. I have this files in

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