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Fwd: LXDM or Lightdm ?


---------- Mensaje reenviado ----------
De: Jorge Andrés Alvarez Oré <winninglero@xxxxxxxxx>
Fecha: 13 de junio de 2011 22:41
Asunto: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] LXDM or Lightdm ?
Para: Julien Lavergne <gilir@xxxxxxxxxx>

(Sorry for my English)
My littler opinion:
Use lxdm for this cycle (We have used for long time and seen to be fine,
also study the lightDM performance and let less work for developers for this
Use lightDM for the next cycle (Developers will have more time for develop
and study lightDM)

2011/6/9 Julien Lavergne <gilir@xxxxxxxxxx>

> Le Wednesday 08 June 2011 à 23:26 +0100, Yorvyk a écrit :
> > I've been running Ubuntu Oneiric with lightdm for a while and it
> > appears to behave it's self OK.
> > Having had a bit of a read about it I don't see an advantage in
> > either, from a user's point of view, and I'm a bit lost with the
> > technical (dis)advantages.
> > A few thoughts.  With the change to GTK3 and the potential problems to
> > be resolved with that, are we adding another headache for the few
> > competent devs we have.
> > Or would having Lightdm give us one less problem, as others in the
> > Ubuntu community would be dealing with it and we wouldn't have to
> > worry about lxdm either.
> > Would sticking with what we know be better as lxdm doesn't have any
> > real problems and performs the function for which it is intended.
> In the past, we discovered some bugs in LXDM which was quite painful to
> investigate and fix. With a DM used by more people, and more developed,
> we decrease this kind of risk.
> Regards,
> Julien Lavergne
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