Reboot. Especially if you see a difference between:$ uname -r && pacman -Q linux
linux 3.4.3-1It means that you upgraded the kernel (the linux package) and didn't reboot.By the way, about your ~/.xinitrc:https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Op … d-alone_WMIf you also use PolicyKit and D-Bus (e.g.
Hi and welcome to the forum.If the only difference is whether or not you use a login manager, it's probably ConsoleKit related. For example, SLiM (and I think GDM/KDM too and probably others, as well), already start it, so you don't need another ck session in your ~/.xinitrc (see the first note from the SLiM wiki page). Which login manager do you use?