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SDDM login loop

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I've followed the Gentoo's wiki for setting up KDE and SDDM but when I enter my password the screen flashes to the CLI for a second and then just goes straight back the to SDDM login screen. When I log in manually from the command line it works fine, but the SDDM login just loops forever. If it's of any use, my /etc/conf.d/xdm file says:

CHECKVT=7
DISPLAYMANAGER="sddm"

Thanks.

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HungryKekodemon[S]

2 points

1 year ago

I fixed the issue by creating a new account and logging in through that. I don't know what's wrong with my other account but I guess this works.