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Framebuffer based getty replacement/session manager

'qingy' is a replacement of getty. It uses DirectFB to provide a fast, nice GUI without the overhead of the X Windows System. It lets the user log in and start the session of his choice (text console, gnome, kde, wmaker, etc).



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Janet Casey

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26 July 2004

Leaders and contributors

Michele Noberasco Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=82854
Bug Tracking,Developer,Help,SupportE-mailmailto:s4t4n@gentoo.org

Software prerequisites

Required to useDirect FB
Required to buildDirect FB
Weak prerequisiteDirect FB


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