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Old 04-23-2008, 05:22 AM   #1
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disabling root login in GUI


Can somebody help me to disable root login only in GUI
 
Old 04-23-2008, 05:41 AM   #2
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Probably depends on display manager (kdm,gdm,xdm).

In an old Ubuntu distro (4.10; gnome based, uses gdm), I did find the following in /etc/gdm.conf
Code:
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[security]
AllowRoot=false
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Old 04-23-2008, 06:57 AM   #3
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gnome?

if youre using gnome with gdm you should be able to use a gui tool for configuring those things.

i saw a menu entry in gnome
main-menu->system->preferences->configure gdm
 
Old 05-16-2008, 02:31 PM   #4
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Please post your thread in only one forum. Posting a single thread in the most relevant forum will make it easier for members to help you and will keep the discussion in one place. This thread is being closed because it is a duplicate.

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...in-gui-637246/
 
  


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