Bug#761204: mate-desktop-environment-extras: Mate DE doesn't start once installed after vanilla Debian install
magicfab at member.fsf.org
Thu Sep 11 17:31:04 UTC 2014
On Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:05:01 +0200 Stefano Karapetsas
<stefano at karapetsas.com> wrote:
> Did you install a display manager?
No, I assumed one would be installed in the dependencies.
Installing gdm3 or lightdm takes care of it, then login is possible and
Mate starts as expected.
sudo apt-get install gdm3
apt-get install accountsservice lightdm lightdm-gtk-greeter
I added a note about this in the Debian documentation at:
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