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Thanks go to the following people for help with information and proof reading of the document.
Scot W Stevenson for the original X teriminal mini-howto document, from 1995, on which some of the material for the section on advanced xdm-config configurations was obtained.
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The writers of the XDM, Xserver man pages and the default XDM scripts.
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I probably ought to mention some details about the following at some point ...
Debugging problems with XDM.
Replacements for XDM - ie KDM and GDM.
Integration with other Unix and Windows
FAQs and common mistakes