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Month: October 2012

Re: [trinity-users] kdm-trinity login screen requires Ctrl+Alt+Del to begin

From: Thierry de Coulon <tdecoulon@...>
Date: Fri, 26 Oct 2012 22:13:32 +0200
On Fri, Oct 26, 2012 at 9:28 PM, Pascal Viandier <pviandier@...> wrote:
>>>>>> Since installing the latest backport kernel in Squeeze, kdm-trinity
>>>>>> login screen shows this:
>>>>>> Press Ctrl+Alt+Del to begin
> And knowledge is a force:

Is Ctrl-Alt-Del a Trinity choice or a Debian kernel choice? I never
liked Ctrl-Alt-Del (in Windows) because I have been used to type that
for reboot. And it has a Windows taste.

I read here from Andrew Morton
: "What key sequence should you use? Well, CTRL-ALT-DEL is used to reboot
the machine.  CTRL-ALT-BACKSPACE is magical to the X server.  We'll

Seems to me to make sense (although I personaly don't use the login
screen on my private machines.

Thierry de Coulon