ubiquity-dm does not transition to sddm to plasma5 desktop

Bug #1362599 reported by Jonathan Riddell on 2014-08-28
This bug affects 6 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Kubuntu PPA
ubiquity (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

kubuntu plasma5 images don't run ubiquity-dm

Jonathan Riddell (jr) on 2014-08-28
tags: added: plasma5
Jonathan Riddell (jr) wrote :

should be fixed with today's upload of ubiquity, fingers crossed

Changed in kubuntu-ppa:
status: New → Fix Committed
Jonathan Riddell (jr) wrote :

Now it runs but sddm doesn't want to start if you click "Try Kubuntu" SourBlue working on settings file to get it to start on the right vt

Jonathan Riddell (jr) on 2014-09-30
summary: - ubiquity-dm does not run on kubuntu plasma5 images
+ ubiquity-dm does not transition to sddm to plasma5 desktop
Ubuntu QA Website (ubuntuqa) wrote :

This bug has been reported on the Ubuntu ISO testing tracker.

A list of all reports related to this bug can be found here:

tags: added: iso-testing

still wont load on the 05-Oct-2014 22:46 64 bit daily-live build

information type: Public → Public Security
information type: Public Security → Public
Jonathan Riddell (jr) wrote :

For now I've reverted the addition of sddm to ubiquity-dm so ubiquity-dm is not started and the images are booted straight into the desktop

Jonathan Riddell (jr) on 2014-12-18
Changed in kubuntu-ppa:
status: Fix Committed → Confirmed
Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
milestone: none → ubuntu-15.04
Martin Pitt (pitti) wrote :

I just installed today's (final candidate) Kubuntu amd64, and both the installation and the installed system are fine, sddm behaves as it should.

Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
Changed in kubuntu-ppa:
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
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