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Summary: A lightweight display manager
- Pull in the gtk+ greeter
- Use dev-libs/gobject-introspection for introspection
- Pull in the kde greeter
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Lightdm is a light display manager. It's an excellent alternative to gdm, & kdm. Lightdm is used in conjunction with Package:XDM (Display Manager).
# emerge lightdm
Lightdm is configured with
/etc/conf.d/xdm. By default, lightdm ships with lightdm-gtk-greeter which is controlled by
LightDM will be pretty useless for graphical logins with out the addition of a greeter for it.
For GTK fans:
# emerge x11-misc/lightdm-gtk-greeter
for KDE fans:
# emerge x11-misc/lightdm-kde