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LightDM gtk greeter in openSUSE 13.1

Vendor: LightDM Development Team
Developer: Robert Ancell
License: GNU GPLv3
Web: LightDM project page


LightDM is a lightweight cross-desktop Display Manager. In openSUSE it is mainly used for Xfce but also aims to be the standard display manager for the X server in general.

It uses webkit to render themes and supports Gtk and Qt which makes LightDM highly customizable.

Through the low code complexity it achieves a fast and still stable performance.


  • Cross-desktop Display Manager
  • Support for Gtk and Qt
  • Webkit used to render themes
  • Fast and stable
  • Easy to configure

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