Commit c1347d7b authored by Brian Cameron's avatar Brian Cameron Committed by Brian Cameron

Improved comments to make gdm.conf/custom.conf more clear.

2006-08-03  Brian Cameron  <brian.cameron@sun.com>

        * config/gdm.conf.in, config/gdm.conf-custom: Improved comments
          to make gdm.conf/custom.conf more clear.
parent e39aae08
2006-08-03 Brian Cameron <brian.cameron@sun.com>
* config/gdm.conf.in, config/gdm.conf-custom: Improved comments
to make gdm.conf/custom.conf more clear.
2006-08-03 Brian Cameron <brian.cameron@sun.com>
* gui/greeter/greeter.c: Fix the setup of the iochannel so that
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......@@ -7,10 +7,15 @@
# options are supported by gdmsetup, so to modify some values it may be
# necessary to modify this file directly by hand.
#
# Older versions of GDM used the "gdm.conf" file for configuration. If your
# system has an old gdm.conf file on the system, it will be used instead of
# this file - so changes made to this file will not take effect. Consider
# migrating your configuration to this file and removing the gdm.conf file.
#
# To hand-edit this file, simply add or modify the key=value combination in
# the appropriate section in the template below. Refer to the comments in the
# gdm.conf file for information about each option. Also refer to the reference
# documentation.
# /usr/share/gdm/defaults.conf file for information about each option. Also
# refer to the reference documentation.
#
# If you hand edit a GDM configuration file, you should run the following
# command to get the GDM daemon to notice the change. Any running GDM GUI
......@@ -18,8 +23,7 @@
#
# gdmflexiserver --command="UPDATE_CONFIG <configuration key>"
#
# For example, the "Enable" key in the "[debug]" section would be specified by
# "debug/Enable".
# e.g, the "Enable" key in the "[debug]" section would be "debug/Enable".
#
# You can also run gdm-restart or gdm-safe-restart to cause GDM to restart and
# re-read the new configuration settings. You can also restart GDM by sending
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# GDM Configuration file.
#
# You should not update this file by hand. Since GDM 2.13.0.4, configuration
# choices in the gdm.conf-custom file will override the default values
# specified in this file. This file may be overwritten on upgrade, so to
# ensure that your configuration choices are not lost, please make sure that
# your modifications are only made to the gdm.conf-custom file. If you were
# using a previous version of GDM and had made changes to your gdm.conf file,
# this file should have been automatically renamed as gdm.conf-custom to ensure
# that your previous modifications are preserved.
# This file should not be updated by hand. Since GDM 2.13.0.4,
# configuration choices in the /etc/X11/gdm/gdm.conf-custom file will
# override the default values specified in this file (installation
# locations of the configuration files may vary for different distros).
# This defaults.conf file may be overwritten on upgrade, so to ensure
# that your configuration choices are not lost, please make sure that
# your changes are made only the the custom.conf file.
#
# If you were using an older version of GDM, your system may have the
# the older gdm.conf configuration file on the system. If so, then this
# file is used instead of the custom.conf file for backwards support.
# If you make changes to the custom.conf file and they seem to not be
# taking effect, this is likely the problem. Consider migrating your
# configuration to the new custom.conf file and removing the gdm.conf
# file.
#
# You can use the gdmsetup program to graphically edit the gdm.conf-custom
# file. Note that gdmsetup does not support every option in this file, just
# the ones that most users want to change. If you feel that gdmsetup should
# support additional configuratio options, please file a bug report at
# http://bugzilla.gnome.org/.
# the most common ones that users want to change. If you feel that
# gdmsetup should support additional configuration options, please file a
# bug report at http://bugzilla.gnome.org/.
#
# If you hand-edit the GDM configuration, you should run the following command
# to get the GDM daemon to recognize the change. Any running GDM GUI programs
......@@ -21,8 +28,7 @@
#
# gdmflexiserver --command="UPDATE_CONFIG <configuration key>"
#
# For example, the "Enable" key in the "[debug]" section would be specified by
# "debug/Enable".
# e.g, the "Enable" key in the "[debug]" section would be "debug/Enable".
#
# You can also run gdm-restart or gdm-safe-restart to cause GDM to restart and
# re-read the new configuration settings. You can also restart GDM by sending
......@@ -34,7 +40,7 @@
# GNOME|System category. You can also find the docs in HTML form on
# http://www.gnome.org/projects/gdm/
#
# NOTE: Some values are commented out but show their default values. Lines
# NOTE: Some values are commented out, but show their default values. Lines
# that begin with "#" are considered comments.
#
# Have fun!
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