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Old 06-25-2009, 11:31 PM   #1
willis13
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Disabling login screen on Xserver respawns


I already have my system booting directly into the Xserver without requiring a login. What I did was modify /etc/X11/gdm/gdm.conf and set:
AutomaticLoginEnable=true
AutomaticLogin=willis

However, the problem I have is that if the Xserver is killed and then respawns I suddenly end up with a login screen. It appears that initial boot up takes a different route than a respawn and for some reason a respawn ignore the AutomaticLoginEnable that is set in the gdm.conf. For instance, say I cold boot the machine and it goes directly into X (no login). Then I hit ctlr+alt+bkspc to restart the Xserver, now suddenly a login screen comes up. How do I disable that login screen?
If it matters, I have CentOS 4.7. Thanks!

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