LightDM Greeter for Pantheon
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Fredrik B and Weblate Translated using Weblate (Swedish)
Currently translated at 100.0% (18 of 18 strings)

Translation: Desktop/Greeter
Latest commit 2558477 Oct 21, 2018

Pantheon Greeter


Building and Installation

You'll need the following dependencies:

  • gnome-settings-daemon >= 3.27
  • libclutter-gtk-1.0-dev
  • libgdk-pixbuf2.0-dev
  • libgnome-desktop-3-dev
  • libgranite-dev
  • libgtk-3-dev
  • liblightdm-gobject-1-dev
  • libmutter
  • libwingpanel-2.0-dev
  • libx11-dev
  • meson
  • valac

Run meson to configure the build environment and then ninja to build

meson build --prefix=/usr
cd build

To install, use ninja install

sudo ninja install

Testing & Debugging

Run LightDM in test mode with Xephyr:

lightdm --test-mode --debug

You can then find the debug log in ~/.cache/lightdm/log