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Old 03-31-2005, 01:05 PM   #1
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How to make someone login Suse 9.1

GF moving out and on the war path. I'd like to set my suse 9.1 Linux box up so you have to login. I edited /etc/sysconfig/displaymanger file and removed my login and set passwordless login to "no" but when I boot my box it still just logs all the way into my login without asking for user id or password. Any ideas?

Old 03-31-2005, 01:27 PM   #2
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if i remember the control panel, choose system administrator...log into that and choose "log in" and disable the "allow direct log-in" or something to that effect...
Old 03-31-2005, 01:47 PM   #3
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Go to the Control Center program.

Select "System Administration", and then "Login Manager" options.

It will ask you to login as root before you can change anything, then pick the "Convenience" tab, and switch off the "Enable auto-login" checkbox.

Hope that helps. (I've just confirmed it with SuSE 9.2; it may be slightly different under 9.1, but not much I wouldn't think)
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Thanks! That worked.



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