Provided by: slim_1.3.6-5.1ubuntu1_amd64
slim - Simple LogIn Manager
slim [options] [<arguments>]
SLiM is a lightweight login manager for X11, allowing the initialization of a graphical session by entring username and password in a login screen.
-d run as a daemon -p /path/to/theme display a preview of the theme. An already running X11 session is required for theme preview. -h display a brief help message -v display version information
slim -d run slim in daemon mode slim -p /usr/share/slim/themes/default preview of the default theme
STARTING SLIM AT BOOT
Please refer to documentation of your Operating System to make slim automatically startup after the system boots.
Global configuration is stored in the /etc/slim.conf file. See the comments inside the file for a detailed explanation of the options.
USAGE AND SPECIAL USERNAMES
When started, slim will show a login panel; enter the username and password of the user you want to login as. Special usernames: console open a xterm console exit quit slim halt shutdown the machine reboot reboot the machine suspend power-suspend the machine See the configuration file for customizing the above commands. The 'halt' and 'reboot' commands need the root password, this may change in future releases. Shortcuts: F11 executes a custom command (by default takes a screenshot) F1 choose session type (see configuration file and xinitrc.sample)
Simone Rota <email@example.com> Johannes Winkelmann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
See the online documentation at the SLiM web site for further information on themes, FAQs, etc. January 09, 2006 slim(1)