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== Summary ==
 
== Summary ==
 
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Replace current Gnome display Manager with FreeDesktop's LightDM
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LightDM is a very nice desktop manager that should replace the current gdm in spins that don't have a native desktop manager.
  
 
== Owner ==
 
== Owner ==

Revision as of 20:46, 1 August 2012


Contents

LightDM

Summary

LightDM is a very nice desktop manager that should replace the current gdm in spins that don't have a native desktop manager.

Owner

  • Email: <your email address so we can contact you, invite you to meetings, etc.>

Current status

  • Targeted release: [[Releases/<number> | Fedora <number> ]]
  • Last updated: (DATE)
  • Percentage of completion: XX%


Detailed Description

The older gnome releases (pre 2.18, i think) had customizable login themes. This feature had regressed during gnome 2 overhaul. LightDM brings themes back to the login page.


Benefit to Fedora

Improved user experience, personalize login screen.

Scope

How To Test

User Experience

They can write their own login themes or use one that is available. On applying a login theme, they will see the gnome login theme in the user login screen as soon as the system boots.

Dependencies

Contingency Plan

Documentation

Release Notes

Comments and Discussion