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Old 03-17-2009, 03:08 PM   #1
shivanrathore
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FC 10 GUI login


I want to enable GUI login for root in FC 10 , by default it is not .. can some body help me pls
 
Old 03-17-2009, 03:19 PM   #2
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No.

If you don't even know how to use Google, you're definitely not someone who should run as root all the time, all those graphical buggy apps.

I had to.
 
Old 03-17-2009, 03:24 PM   #3
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Hi -

http://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/fedora-10-root-login/

Quote:
su -c 'vi /etc/pam.d/gdm'
<= Edit the PAM file for your graphical manager

# auth required pam_succeed_if.so user != root quiet
<= Comment this line out
'Hope that helps (and feel free to click the little blue "thumbs up" icon if it did) .. PSM

PS:
As I'm sure you already know, please try to make it a habit to log in as a *non-root* user whenever possible.

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