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FS#59328 - Often GDM fails to initialize and no login prompt shows up in the console

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Alexandre Bique (babali) - Friday, 13 July 2018, 21:20 GMT
Last edited by Doug Newgard (Scimmia) - Friday, 13 July 2018, 21:47 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Critical
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 1
Private No

Details

Description:

As of today I had to reboot my laptop ten times in order to get to the GDM login prompt.

It seems that GDM fails to initialize and on top of that, it fails silently does not rase any errors.
There is no console login prompt, the only option is to reboot the laptop...


Additional info:
* up to date system as of now.
This task depends upon

Closed by  Doug Newgard (Scimmia)
Friday, 13 July 2018, 21:47 GMT
Reason for closing:  Duplicate
Additional comments about closing:  FS#59262
Comment by Doug Newgard (Scimmia) - Friday, 13 July 2018, 21:22 GMT
nvidia drivers?
Comment by Alexandre Bique (babali) - Friday, 13 July 2018, 21:30 GMT
Yes!
Comment by loqs (loqs) - Friday, 13 July 2018, 21:33 GMT

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