Root login in rawhide and display managers

Matthias Clasen mclasen at
Wed Sep 19 20:29:42 UTC 2007

On Wed, 2007-09-19 at 20:18 +0000, Kevin Kofler wrote:
> Matthias Clasen <mclasen <at>> writes:
> > Yeah, but then you don't walk away from your root session expecting the
> > screensaver to kick in - which it doesn't for root.
> Then fix that GNOME bug instead of hiding it. Screensavers and desktop locking 
> for root work just fine in KDE.

And I assume that KDE users are just happy to run tons of unaudited
toolkit code as root...

Anyway, its a moot point, we'll re-enable root login for test3.

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