Latest LQ Deal: Latest LQ Deals
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Fedora
User Name
Fedora This forum is for the discussion of the Fedora Project.


  Search this Thread
Old 04-10-2005, 04:25 PM   #1
Registered: Oct 2003
Location: Norwich NY
Distribution: Fedora 3
Posts: 128

Rep: Reputation: 15
Auto login as root

Yes I run as root.I live alone and the only one who touches the pc so why have to keep changing so I can do stuff in a user account.Using fedora 3 I tried to do auto login for root which it doesn't allow.Well does anyone know a way around this.Afile to edit or maybe a line of text to add
Old 04-10-2005, 05:49 PM   #2
Senior Member
Registered: Dec 2003
Location: Paris
Distribution: Slackware forever.
Posts: 2,521

Rep: Reputation: 99
Look at this:
Old 04-10-2005, 06:05 PM   #3
Senior Member
Registered: Sep 2003
Location: Egypt
Distribution: Arch
Posts: 1,528

Rep: Reputation: 47
if ur using gdm as a logon manager then type : gdmsetup
you will be able to define which user can auto logon


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Auto-login (root account) sammykrupa Linux - Newbie 3 07-30-2005 11:27 PM
auto login as root Whisky_Drinker Linux - Newbie 15 01-19-2005 04:20 PM
Auto login once as root... dano1970 Linux - General 2 10-28-2004 05:19 AM
Auto Login Root In Level 3 dezeque Linux - General 1 04-27-2004 08:25 PM
SUSE 9.0 auto root login Denich Linux - Distributions 3 12-13-2003 10:01 AM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Fedora

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:00 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration