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openSUSE-RU-2015:1777-1: moderate: Recommended update for xdm
openSUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for xdm

Announcement ID: openSUSE-RU-2015:1777-1
Rating: moderate
References: #939594
Affected Products:
openSUSE 13.2

An update that has one recommended fix can now be installed.


xdm was updated to fix occasional startup problems of the graphical user

* Only fix permissions and ownership of the console if display manager has
crashed or was killed. This should avoid races with systemd-logind which
modifies the permissions as well.
* Only create the link to the PID file if the DM has started successfully.

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Recommended Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE 13.2:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2015-669=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

- openSUSE 13.2 (i586 x86_64):



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