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FS#56609 - [sddm] Delete /etc/sddm.conf from package

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by David McAdoo (geecroof) - Wednesday, 06 December 2017, 13:10 GMT
Last edited by Antonio Rojas (arojas) - Wednesday, 06 December 2017, 17:51 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Antonio Rojas (arojas)
Felix Yan (felixonmars)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 1
Private No



Providing /etc/sddm.conf is unintended by developers[1] but they haven't time to change actual code yet. Currently this file takes precedence over files in /usr/lib/sddm/sddm.conf.d and /etc/sddm.conf.d which makes them useless.

Kde-Neon already disables installation of that file[2]

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Closed by  Antonio Rojas (arojas)
Wednesday, 06 December 2017, 17:51 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  sddm 0.17.0-2
Comment by Antonio Rojas (arojas) - Wednesday, 06 December 2017, 17:50 GMT
Moved it to /usr, it is nice to have a default sddm.conf installed that users can easily copy to /etc and customize