no effect with custom DisplayManager*cpp

john smith wempwer at
Thu Jan 28 06:36:27 PST 2016

On Thu, Jan 28, 2016 at 2:49 PM, john smith <wempwer at> wrote:
> After playing around with custom toolchain and renaming /usr/bin/cpp
> to /usr/bin/cpp.bak I noticed that xdm looks different.  I tried to
> set a path to an old cpp in /etc/X11/xdm/xdm-config like this but it
> doesn't work:
> DisplayManager*cpp: /usr/bin/cpp.bakkk
> By `doesn't work' I mean that xdm still looks different than it used
> to be before renaming cpp. Is DisplayManager*cpp option still
> supported?

BTW, this works:
DisplayManager*xrdb: /usr/bin/xrdb -cpp /usr/bin/cpp.bak
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