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Lightdm does not remember user's last used session

If you have more than one user on you Linux machine, each user should be able to log in with the last selected session (XFCE, Gnome, Cinnamon, etc.). Sometimes the lightdm display manager loads the last session used by ANY of the users, which is not what we want.

27 Jun 2021

Lightdm not starting in Arch/EndeavourOS

After a fresh installation of Arch Linux or other Arch-based distro you sometimes see a black screen (possibly with an error message). a small change in the lightdm config file might solve the problem.

08 Feb 2021

What is this place? pwd

Many Linux users (including myself) often search for solutions to the problems they encounter in their use of the operating system and sometimes the search is a frustrating and tiring process. I thought it could be worthwile to gather all the information I had found/learnt and present it in as simple form as possible in one place, so that other people could benefit. Welcome to the home of Linux HowTos!