GDM3Setup, Tool For Customizing The GDM3 DM, How To Install It On Ubuntu And Derivates

GDM3Setup is a tool that allows the user to customize the GDM3 display manager easily. As you may know, Gnome 3 has brought many changes to the desktop environment and GDM, its default display manager. GDM3setup has an intuitive GUI and two commandline interface tools: gdmlogin for disabling/enabling autologin and gdmshelltheme, for customizing the GDM theme.

how to install GDM3Setup on Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander, Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail, Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal, Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin, Linux Mint 15 Olivia, Linux Mint 14 Nadia, Linux Mint 13 Maya, Debian Sid, Debian Wheezy and Debian Squeeze:

GDM3Setup allows the user easily do the following things:

  • change the background image
  • change the icons
  • change the cursor size and picture
  • change the fonts
  • enable / disable autologin
  • display clock and date
  • show or hide the user list from the GDM display manager.

In this article I will show you how to install GDM3Setup on Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander, Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail, Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal, Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin, Linux Mint 15 Olivia, Linux Mint 14 Nadia, Linux Mint 13 Maya, Debian Sid, Debian Wheezy and Debian Squeeze:

To install GDM3Setup on Ubuntu and Linux Mint, do:

$ wget -c https://github.com/Nano77/various/blob/master/deb/gdm3setup-20130207-1.deb?raw=true
$ wget -c https://github.com/Nano77/various/blob/master/deb/gdm3setup-daemon-20130207-1.deb?raw=true
$ sudo dpkg -i *.deb
$ sudo apt-get install -f

To install GDM3Setup on Debian, do:

$ wget -c https://github.com/Nano77/various/blob/master/deb/gdm3setup-daemon-debian-20130207-1.deb?raw=true
$ wget -c https://github.com/Nano77/various/blob/master/deb/gdm3setup-debian-20130207-1.deb?raw=true
$ sudo dpkg -i *.deb
$ sudo apt-get install -f

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