[K12OSN] gdm auto-login
peter at scheie.homedns.org
Mon Apr 2 14:40:54 UTC 2007
Note that the broken GDM in FC5 has been fixed in FC6, and so setting up
autologin under K12LTSP 6 is a bit easier, no patching needed.
Daniel Bodanske wrote:
> Wow. That is a cool hack to get around using GDM for per-client
> autologin. Back in the day, we always just caved in and used KDM,
> which does it natively. Kudos to your initiative!
> On 4/2/07, Peter Scheie <peter at scheie.homedns.org> wrote:
>> With autologin, a specific ID *must* be tied to a given client machine.
>> There are at least four documents on the wiki regarding autologin:
>> Two under Technical, and two under Software. I think the ones under
>> Software are the most recent. I just added this one a month or two ago:
>> It includes the very important patch to V5's gdm package which is needed
>> to make autologin work. Which document did you look at?
>> Barry Cisna wrote:
>> > Hello All,
>> > Could someone give me a link to a good gdm auto-login howto for V5
>> > I seen there is a howto on the k12ltsp wiki but I can not get that
>> > to log a specific user into a specific terminal.
>> > Id like to have the:
>> > ws001 auto login johndoe
>> > ws002 auto login janedoe
>> > etc,,,
>> > Thanks,
>> > Barry Cisna
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