gdm - The GNOME Display Manager

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package filename gdm-3.28.2-5.1.x86_64.rpm
Package name gdm
Package version 3.28.2
Package release 5.1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Category System/GUI/GNOME
License GPL-2.0-or-later
Maintainer -
Download size 306.62 KB
Installed size 1.19 MB
The GNOME Display Manager is a system service that is responsible for
providing graphical log-ins and managing local and remote displays.


Package Version Architecture Repository
gdm-3.32.0-1129.1.i586.rpm 3.32.0 i586 GNOME Next
gdm-3.32.0-1129.1.x86_64.rpm 3.32.0 x86_64 GNOME Next
gdm-3.28.2-447.1.i586.rpm 3.28.2 i586 GNOME Factory
gdm-3.28.2-447.1.x86_64.rpm 3.28.2 x86_64 GNOME Factory
gdm-3.28.2-5.1.i586.rpm 3.28.2 i586 openSUSE Oss
gdm - - -


Name Value
dconf -
gdm-branding = 3.28.2
gdmflexiserver -
gnome-session-core -
gnome-settings-daemon -
gnome-shell -
group(video) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
pwdutils -
xdm -


Name Value
config(gdm) = 3.28.2-5.1
gdm = 3.28.2-5.1
gdm(x86-64) = 3.28.2-5.1
gdm2 = 3.28.2
gnome-applets-gdm = 3.28.2


Name Value
gdm2 < 3.28.2
gnome-applets-gdm < 3.28.2


Type URL
Binary Package gdm-3.28.2-5.1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package gdm-3.28.2-5.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install gdm rpm package:

# zypper install gdm




2019-01-30 -
- Add gdm.tmpfiles to create directories under /var with
systemd-tmpfiles in order to support transactional updates.
- Mark directories under /var as %ghost so they're not created
during package installation (related to boo#1098063, fate#325524)
2018-07-31 -
- Update gdm-disable-gnome-initial-setup.patch to avoid build race
in SLE (boo#1103093)
2018-07-26 -
- Enable pam_keyinit module (boo#1081947).
2018-05-20 -
- Update to version 3.28.2:
+ Reference counting fixes for GdmClient- ensure plymouth is quit
properly even when local greeter is disabled.
+ Make sure GDM doesn't hang when called with unknown command
line arguments.
+ Updated translations.
2018-05-03 -
- Drop gdm-quit-plymouth-on-headless.patch: Patch is known to cause
the first login to fail, a reworked patch needed.
2018-04-23 -
- Add gdm-quit-plymouth-on-headless.patch: Stop boot splash
whenever a display is managed, to avoid systems without monitor
from hanging (boo#1089673 bgo#795477).
2018-04-13 -
- Update to version 3.28.1:
+ Properly stop boot splash even if local login screen is
disabled (bsc#1083646 bgo#795120).
+ Updated translations.
2018-04-08 -
- Rename gdm-disable-wayland-on-mgag200-chipsets.patch to
gdm-disable-wayland-on-unsupported-chipsets.patch: add rules for
ASPEED ast drivers (boo#1088539).
2018-04-04 -
- Clean up specfile: Enable Wayland unconditionally.
2018-03-22 -
- Retire gdm-xwayland-xauth.patch (bsc#1084737): We now do this
in the compositor instead.

See Also

Package Description
gdm-branding-openSUSE-15.1-1.1.noarch.rpm The GNOME Display Manager -- openSUSE default configuration
gdm-branding-upstream-3.28.2-5.1.noarch.rpm The GNOME Display Manager -- Upstream default configuration
gdm-devel-3.28.2-5.1.i586.rpm Libraries for GDM -- Development Files
gdm-devel-3.28.2-5.1.x86_64.rpm Libraries for GDM -- Development Files
gdm-lang-3.28.2-5.1.noarch.rpm Translations for package gdm
gdmflexiserver-3.28.2-5.1.noarch.rpm Compatibility Wrapper for Display Managers
gdouros-abydos-fonts-1.96-1.4.noarch.rpm A data font of 7440 Egyptian hieroglyphs
gdouros-abydos-fonts-doc-1.96-1.4.noarch.rpm Documentation for gdouros-abydos-fonts
gdouros-aegean-fonts-9.78-1.4.noarch.rpm Font with Support for Ancient Aegean and Eastern Mediterranean Scripts
gdouros-aegyptus-fonts-6.17-1.6.noarch.rpm Fonts with Support for Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphs
gdouros-akkadian-fonts-7.17-1.6.noarch.rpm Font with Support for Ancient Akkadian Scripts
gdouros-alfios-fonts-1.01-3.11.noarch.rpm Fonts Based on the Work of Firmin Didot and Richard Porson
gdouros-analecta-fonts-5.17-1.6.noarch.rpm An Ecclesiastic Scripts Font
gdouros-anatolian-fonts-5.17-1.6.noarch.rpm Anatolian Hieroglyphs
gdouros-atavyros-fonts-1.01-3.11.noarch.rpm Parangonne Greque Typeface