Updated. Was Re: Success was Re: VNC Server setup on Linux

Dumas Patrice dumas "at" centre-cired.fr
Mon, 21 Jan 2002 14:06:55 +0000


On Mon, Jan 21, 2002 at 11:32:10AM -0000, David Colliver wrote:
> OK, so how do I test for the version of the dm? I am sure many of my readers
> may ask this.
> 
> Regards.
> Dave Colliver.

To see which dm is running you may do something like

ps -ax | grep dm

and look for line matching gdm or kdm or xdm (only one at a time !)


To know which version is installed, with redhat you could do

rpm -q gdm

If you don't know from what package the dm is taken from, you can do:

rpm -qf `which gdm`

(if you use gdm)

Pat
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