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Old 04-22-2008, 09:46 AM   #1
Nissan
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Unhappy Help setting up autologin on FC5


I am fairly new the the finer details of linux. I need to setup an autologin for a specific user on fc5. Why fc5 you ask well it was the only distro disks we had available at the time of install. Please help. I have the latest kernel.
 
Old 04-22-2008, 03:43 PM   #2
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You are gonna need to use a login manager for X
probably the easiest one is KDM (comes with kde)
from there it's easy...just login as admin (root) and go to the kde settings and then go to the administration section
 
  


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