Bug#346513: missing /usr/bin/gdmXnestchooser binary on amd64

Laurent.Bonnaud at inpg.fr Laurent.Bonnaud at inpg.fr
Sun Jan 8 15:58:51 UTC 2006

Package: gdm
Severity: important


on my amd64 system, I get:

$ ls -l /usr/bin/gdmXnest*
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 15 2006-01-08 16:53 /usr/bin/gdmXnest -> gdmXnestchooser

whereas on my i386 system, I get:

$ ls -l /usr/bin/gdmXnest*
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root    15 2005-11-26 08:11 /usr/bin/gdmXnest -> gdmXnestchooser*
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 75604 2005-11-25 10:04 /usr/bin/gdmXnestchooser*

-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (100, 'unstable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Shell:  /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Kernel: Linux 2.6.15-1-amd64-k8
Locale: LANG=fr_FR at euro, LC_CTYPE=fr_FR at euro (charmap=ISO-8859-15)

Versions of packages gdm depends on:
ii  adduser                   3.80           Add and remove users and groups
ii  afterstep [x-window-manag 2.1.2-3        window manager with the NEXTSTEP l
ii  blackbox [x-window-manage 0.70.1-1       Window manager for X
ii  debconf [debconf-2.0]     1.4.67         Debian configuration management sy
ii  fluxbox [x-window-manager 0.9.14-1       Highly configurable and low resour
ii  gksu                      1.3.6-1        graphical frontend to su
ii  gnome-session             2.12.0-1       The GNOME 2 Session Manager
ii  gnome-terminal [x-termina 2.12.0-1       The GNOME 2 terminal emulator appl
ii  konsole [x-terminal-emula 4:3.5.0-1      X terminal emulator for KDE
ii  kwin [x-window-manager]   4:3.5.0-1      the KDE window manager
ii  libart-2.0-2              2.3.17-1       Library of functions for 2D graphi
ii  libatk1.0-0               1.10.3-1       The ATK accessibility toolkit
ii  libattr1                  2.4.25-1       Extended attribute shared library
ii  libaudiofile0             0.2.6-6        Open-source version of SGI's audio
ii  libbonobo2-0              2.10.1-1       Bonobo CORBA interfaces library
ii  libbonoboui2-0            2.10.1-1       The Bonobo UI library
ii  libbz2-1.0                1.0.2-11       high-quality block-sorting file co
ii  libc6                     2.3.5-11       GNU C Library: Shared libraries an
ii  libcroco3                 0.6.0-2        a generic Cascading Style Sheet (C
ii  libesd-alsa0 [libesd0]    0.2.36-1       Enlightened Sound Daemon (ALSA) - 
ii  libgconf2-4               2.12.1-6       GNOME configuration database syste
ii  libgcrypt11               1.2.2-1        LGPL Crypto library - runtime libr
ii  libglade2-0               1:2.5.1-2      library to load .glade files at ru
ii  libglib2.0-0              2.8.5-1        The GLib library of C routines
ii  libgnome-keyring0         0.4.6-2        GNOME keyring services library
ii  libgnome2-0          The GNOME 2 library - runtime file
ii  libgnomecanvas2-0         2.12.0-1       A powerful object-oriented display
ii  libgnomeui-0              2.12.0-1       The GNOME 2 libraries (User Interf
ii  libgnomevfs2-0            2.12.2-2       The GNOME virtual file-system libr
ii  libgnutls11               1.0.16-14      GNU TLS library - runtime library
ii  libgpg-error0             1.1-4          library for common error values an
ii  libgsf-1-113              1.13.3-1       Structured File Library - runtime 
ii  libgtk2.0-0               2.8.9-2        The GTK+ graphical user interface 
ii  libice6                   6.9.0.dfsg.1-2 Inter-Client Exchange library
ii  libjpeg62                 6b-11          The Independent JPEG Group's JPEG 
ii  liborbit2                 1:2.12.4-1     libraries for ORBit2 - a CORBA ORB
ii  libpam-modules            0.79-3         Pluggable Authentication Modules f
ii  libpam-runtime            0.79-3         Runtime support for the PAM librar
ii  libpam0g                  0.79-3         Pluggable Authentication Modules l
ii  libpango1.0-0             1.10.1-2       Layout and rendering of internatio
ii  libpopt0                  1.7-5          lib for parsing cmdline parameters
ii  librsvg2-2                2.12.7-2       SAX-based renderer library for SVG
ii  libselinux1               1.28-2         SELinux shared libraries
ii  libsm6                    6.9.0.dfsg.1-2 X Window System Session Management
ii  libtasn1-2                0.2.17-1       Manage ASN.1 structures (runtime)
ii  libx11-6                  6.9.0.dfsg.1-2 X Window System protocol client li
ii  libxau6                   6.9.0.dfsg.1-2 X Authentication library
ii  libxext6                  6.9.0.dfsg.1-2 X Window System miscellaneous exte
ii  libxi6                    6.9.0.dfsg.1-2 X Window System Input extension li
ii  libxml2                   2.6.23-1       GNOME XML library
ii  metacity [x-window-manage 1:2.12.2-1     A lightweight GTK2 based Window Ma
ii  tilda [x-terminal-emulato 0.09.1-2       terminal with first person shooter
ii  wmaker [x-window-manager] 0.92.0-5       NeXTSTEP-like window manager for X
ii  wmii [x-window-manager]   2-2            lightweight tabbed and tiled X11 w
ii  xbase-clients             6.9.0.dfsg.1-2 miscellaneous X clients
ii  xfce4-terminal [x-termina 0.2.4-4        Xfce terminal emulator
ii  xfwm4 [x-window-manager]      window manager of the Xfce project
ii  xlibs                     6.9.0.dfsg.1-2 X Window System client libraries m
ii  xterm [x-terminal-emulato 208-1          X terminal emulator
ii  zlib1g                    1:1.2.3-9      compression library - runtime

Versions of packages gdm recommends:
ii  dialog                    1.0-20060101-1 Displays user-friendly dialog boxe
ii  gdm-themes                0.4.1          Themes for the GNOME Display Manag
ii  whiptail                  0.52.1-3       Displays user-friendly dialog boxe
ii  zenity                    2.12.1-1       Display graphical dialog boxes fro

-- debconf information:
  gdm/daemon_name: /usr/bin/gdm
* shared/default-x-display-manager: kdm

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