Root login in rawhide and display managers

Richi Plana myfedora at
Wed Sep 19 14:14:28 UTC 2007

On Wed, 2007-09-19 at 07:37 -0500, Jon Ciesla wrote:
> Can this information be included on the login screen, somewhere small and
> discreet, like in faded text on the bottom left or something?  I was
> unaware of it and would have found it useful one evening some time ago.

How about suggest a change in GDM so that when a user tries to log-in
with the "root" account, it displays a message box informing them that
root login is disabled and what their options are?

Richi Plana

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