Can't start an xfce session after upgrading to gdm3 3.28

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Can't start an xfce session after upgrading to gdm3 3.28

Postby debianmarty » 2018-03-16 04:30

I am running Debian Unstable and after upgrading to gdm3 version 3.28 I cannot start an xfce session. Choosing that and entering my password brings me back to the login screen. Xfce is the only desktop that has this problem. Any ideas?
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Re: Can't start an xfce session after upgrading to gdm3 3.28

Postby Head_on_a_Stick » 2018-03-16 06:48

Drop gdm for a bit, I've had to switch from GNOME back to dwm on my Arch box, the 3.28 transition looks painful.

Does XFCE work if you start it from a TTY?

How about the other display managers?
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