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Error after 18.04 upgrade: (EE) xf86OpenConsole: Cannot open virtual console 7 (Permission denied)

I run a 16.04 computer lab and I'm testing an upgrade to 18.04 When i try to log in to an 18.04 desktop, the screen freezes and then goes back to the login screen. I can log in using a tty no ...
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How can I install MDM on Ubuntu 18.04 [duplicate]

How do I install mdm on Ubuntu 18.04? Because when I typed: sudo apt-get install mdm it installed but when I type: sudo dpkg-reconfigure mdm nothing happens.
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mdmsetup returns exit status 1

I'd like to install and use mdm over lightdm with Cinnamon. I've installed mdm, but gksudo mdmsetup just opens a dialogue requesting authentication, then immediately exits with code 1. There's ...
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How do I install mdm on ubuntu 14.04?

I cannot find a ppa that will install mdm on my laptop. Can anyone give a ppa and also tell me how to configure it? Because when I typed: sudo apt-get install mdm and sudo dpkg-reconfigure mdm ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS login manager

So here is the problem that I am having. I came back to Ubuntu from Manjaro linux and enjoy the beautiful design. I was always a fan of the login screen/manager for Ubuntu. It was very sleek looking ...
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MDM is Not Saving Session Data .dmrc file

Am trying to replace LightDM with MDM in 13.10. Am able to install and configure MDM, but when I go to login the system tells me that the .dmrc file is being ignored. Initially there was no .dmrc file,...