xdm password prompt

Alan Coopersmith alan.coopersmith at sun.com
Tue Oct 30 08:27:24 PDT 2007

Daniel Stumpner wrote:
> Hi,
> I updated my xdm from 1.0.5 to 1.1.6 today.
> Now the xlogin*passwdPrompt option seems to be ignored.
> When xdm comes up, only the name prompt is displayed and the password
> promt keeps hidden until I press return. Then it appears with the
> default "Password:" text.
> Is there a way that my xlogin*passwdPrompt option gets recognized?

If your system uses PAM, then PAM defines the prompts, and *passwdPrompt
will be ignored.

	-Alan Coopersmith-           alan.coopersmith at sun.com
	 Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

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