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Old 02-14-2002, 03:39 PM   #1
kilobravo
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Automatic Login


I am using RedHat 7.1 and I would like the ability to bypass the login screen and automatically login as a user on the system (not root). I found a section in the KDE that allows me to set up an automatic login, but it doesn't work. I think the problem is that the gdm is run first, then after I login the KDE is loaded. I don't really care if KDE or GNOME is running since I am going to start up an application (this machine only runs one custom application), the only thing I need is the ability to bypass the login screen.

Any help on this matter would be greatly appreciated.
 
Old 02-15-2002, 02:01 AM   #2
DavidPhillips
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you can install this, I would use the tar. file


ftp://ftp.linux-easy.com/pub/linux-e...-1.0.0.tar.bz2

ftp://ftp.linux-easy.com/pub/linux-e....0.0-1.src.rpm
 
  


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