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[Bug 1540933] Re: /var/lib/lightdm not created by default


** Changed in: lightdm (Ubuntu Xenial)
       Status: Fix Released => Fix Committed

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  /var/lib/lightdm not created by default

Status in lightdm package in Ubuntu:
  Fix Committed
Status in lightdm source package in Wily:
  Fix Committed
Status in lightdm source package in Xenial:
  Fix Committed

Bug description:
  after apt-get purge lightdm the /var/lib/lightdm folder is deleted and
  then never recreated reinstalling the lightdm package. The folder is
  necessary due to the create of the .Xauthorithy file.

  1. apt-get purge lightdm
  2. apt-get install lightdm
  Lightdm can't start

  I have to manually create che /lightdm folder in /var/lib and then
  chown lightdm:lightdm it.

  Got the latest ubuntu Wily updates

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