lightdm man page

lightdm ā€” a display manager

Synopsis

lightdm [ OPTION ]

Description

lightdm is a display manager.

Options

-h, --help

Show help options

-c, --config=FILE

Use configuration file

-d, --debug

Print debugging messages

--test-mode

Run as unprivileged user, skipping things that require root access

--pid-file=FILE

File to write PID into

--xsessions-dir=DIRECTORY

Directory to load X sessions from

--xgreeters-dir=DIRECTORY

Directory to load X greeters from

--log-dir=DIRECTORY

Directory to write logs to

--run-dir=DIRECTORY

Directory to store running state

--cache-dir=DIRECTORY

Directory to cached information

-v, --version

Show release version

Files

/etc/lightdm/lightdm.conf

Configuration

/etc/lightdm/users.conf

User list configuration (if not using Accounts Service)

/etc/lightdm/keys.conf

XDMCP keys

See Also

dm-tool(1)

Referenced By

dm-tool(1).

7 November 2013