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gnome 3.36.2 upgrade question

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Hi, just completed the upgrade for gnome 3.36.2 and and all went well, but now upon a fresh ego sync and emerge -avDN @world, i'm getting an X warning about my xdm file

 

tux-x131e ~ # emerge -avDN @world

These are the packages that would be merged, in order:

Calculating dependencies... done!

Total: 0 packages, Size of downloads: 0 KiB

Nothing to merge; quitting.

tux-x131e ~ # emerge --depclean

 * Always study the list of packages to be cleaned for any obvious
 * mistakes. Packages that are part of the world set will always
 * be kept.  They can be manually added to this set with
 * `emerge --noreplace <atom>`.  Packages that are listed in
 * package.provided (see portage(5)) will be removed by
 * depclean, even if they are part of the world set.
 *
 * As a safety measure, depclean will not remove any packages
 * unless *all* required dependencies have been resolved.  As a
 * consequence of this, it often becomes necessary to run
 * `emerge --update --newuse --deep @world` prior to depclean.

Calculating dependencies... done!
>>> Calculating removal order...

 dev-libs/ocl-icd
    selected: 2.2.12-r1
   protected: none
     omitted: none

 virtual/linux-sources
    selected: 2.6
   protected: none
     omitted: none

 dev-libs/wayland
    selected: 1.17.0
   protected: none
     omitted: none

 app-eselect/eselect-opencl
    selected: 1.2.0
   protected: none
     omitted: none

 dev-util/opencl-clhpp
    selected: 20190207
   protected: none
     omitted: none

 dev-util/opencl-headers
    selected: 20190412
   protected: none
     omitted: none

All selected packages: =app-eselect/eselect-opencl-1.2.0 =dev-util/opencl-headers-20190412 =dev-libs/wayland-1.17.0 =virtual/linux-sources-2.6 =dev-libs/ocl-icd-2.2.12-r1 =dev-util/opencl-clhpp-20190207

>>> 'Selected' packages are slated for removal.
>>> 'Protected' and 'omitted' packages will not be removed.

>>> Waiting 5 seconds before starting...
>>> (Control-C to abort)...
>>> Unmerging in: 5 4 3 2 1
>>> Unmerging (1 of 6) dev-libs/ocl-icd-2.2.12-r1...
>>> Unmerging (2 of 6) virtual/linux-sources-2.6...
>>> Unmerging (3 of 6) dev-libs/wayland-1.17.0...
>>> Unmerging (4 of 6) app-eselect/eselect-opencl-1.2.0...
>>> Unmerging (5 of 6) dev-util/opencl-clhpp-20190207...
>>> Unmerging (6 of 6) dev-util/opencl-headers-20190412...
Packages installed:   1073
Packages in world:    10
Packages in system:   81
Required packages:    1073
Number removed:       6

 * GNU info directory index is up-to-date.

 * IMPORTANT: config file '/etc/conf.d/xdm' needs updating.
 * See the CONFIGURATION FILES and CONFIGURATION FILES UPDATE TOOLS
 * sections of the emerge man page to learn how to update config files.
tux-x131e ~ #

 We always try and start X on a static VT. The various DMs normally default
# to using VT7. If you wish to use the xdm init script, then you should ensure
# that the VT checked is the same VT your DM wants to use. We do this check to
# ensure that you haven't accidentally configured something to run on the VT
# in your /etc/inittab file so that you don't get a dead keyboard.
CHECKVT=7

# What display manager do you use ?  [ xdm | gdm | sddm | gpe | lightdm | entrance ]
# NOTE: If this is set in /etc/rc.conf, that setting will override this one.
DISPLAYMANAGER="gdm"

 

 

I don't understand what or how it needs to be updated.

X has started flickering and crashing since the update. It happens after 5 minutes when screen dims to go to sleep.

Is there something i neglected to clean up?

 

regards,

Tom

 

 

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