[PC-BSD Testing] PC-BSD LXDE Program suggestions

Lars Engels lars.engels at 0x20.net
Tue Aug 9 00:54:07 PDT 2011


On Mon, 08 Aug 2011 14:45:38 -0400, Kris Moore wrote:
> On 08/08/2011 13:31, Kris Moore wrote:
>
>> On 08/08/2011 07:29, Gour-Gadadhara Dasa wrote:
>>
>>> On Mon, 08 Aug 2011 12:30:55 +0200
>>> Lars Engels [1] wrote:
>>>
>>>> LXDM (like most other LX*-Apps) are full of Linuxisms, so I
>>>> think
>>>> it's not worth the hassle to port it, when there's SLIM.
>>>
>>> I agree, but then installer should install SLIM as DM for Xfce and
>>> not GDM...
>>>
>>> Sincerely,
>>> Gour
>>>
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>>
>> Does SLIM support selecting the language / locale at login? That's
>> one feature I really like in GDM that others seem to be lacking.
>
>  Also, SLIM doesn't do user-lists, right? That's kinda a biggie IMHO.

Nope. No language, locale or user selection. Not even a button to 
reboot / shutdown,
though this is possible by entering "reboot" or "shutdown" as username 
and root password.
So, SLIM isn't that userfriendly and is probably not the right choice 
for PC-BSD then.


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