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Fedora Core 5 Update: gdm-2.14.4-1.fc5.3 Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Fedora This update resolves an issue in gdm-2.14.4-1.fc5.2 where GDM would choose the wrong X server path.
Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 5
Name        : gdm
Version     : 2.14.4                      
Release     : 1.fc5.3                  
Summary     : The GNOME Display Manager.
Description :
Gdm (the GNOME Display Manager) is a highly configurable
reimplementation of xdm, the X Display Manager. Gdm allows you to log
into your system with the X Window System running and supports running
several different X sessions on your local machine at the same time.

Update Information:

This update resolves an issue in gdm-2.14.4-1.fc5.2 where
GDM would choose the wrong X server path.
* Wed Jun  7 2006 Ray Strode  - 1:2.14.4-1.fc5.3
- Add BuildRequires on xorg-x11-server-Xorg (bug 194295)
* Tue Jun  6 2006 Matthias Clasen  - 1:2.14.4-1.fc.2
- Require system-logos, not fedora-logos
- Add missing BuildRequires

This update can be downloaded from:

85c3d3610d92ff1b9db5d788c4ef92e94adda63f  SRPMS/gdm-2.14.4-1.fc5.3.src.rpm
85c3d3610d92ff1b9db5d788c4ef92e94adda63f  noarch/gdm-2.14.4-1.fc5.3.src.rpm
8de08db5348fbb72447de1acc84c47c907338dcd  ppc/debug/gdm-debuginfo-2.14.4-1.fc5.3.ppc.rpm
e44217b31d1a3d1562583d761bca1dd95ce87921  ppc/gdm-2.14.4-1.fc5.3.ppc.rpm
c07e40e0763f8f4ab08da7787607601ca3adb60b  x86_64/debug/gdm-debuginfo-2.14.4-1.fc5.3.x86_64.rpm
0b7fa1528b766a803caed6a218fc6b8c740de18f  x86_64/gdm-2.14.4-1.fc5.3.x86_64.rpm
13af10dd7c3e974c2e5b68bbe65bfb7d84fad15b  i386/debug/gdm-debuginfo-2.14.4-1.fc5.3.i386.rpm
0909acbd7e048202332a6e3a737cd6c5cc42a85e  i386/gdm-2.14.4-1.fc5.3.i386.rpm

This update can be installed with the 'yum' update program.  Use 'yum update
package-name' at the command line.  For more information, refer to 'Managing
Software with yum,' available at

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