[K12OSN] startx puts display on server
dharkness at nsd2.com
Thu Sep 23 17:39:13 UTC 2004
From: Jim Kronebusch [mailto:jim at winonacotter.org]
Sent: Thu 9/23/2004 12:48 PM
To: 'Support list for opensource software in schools.'
Subject: RE: [K12OSN] startx puts display on server
> When i load my machines, by default, they are supposed to go
> to Gnome, however when i do that the screen flickers a few
> times, and then takes you back to the logon screen. no
> errors or anything. the only logon that works is failsafe.
> you can logon to the machines as root and it logons ok, but
> any other user it just flickers and takes you back. also
> when i logon to the server directly i can logon as any user
> and it logs into their profile just fine. why is that?
Call me crazy but I would try to remove the autologin stuff and see if
things work then. At least you could narrow down the problem to Gnome
or something with the Autologin.
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how do i remove the autologin stuff?
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