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Old 10-20-2004, 11:54 AM   #1
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Log in screen bypassed after booting

Hello All:

Just installed SuSE Professional 9.1 last weekend, and I'm liking it.

There's one odd issue that's developed, though. When I turn on the computer and it boots up, the log in screen is bypassed and my user desktop appears. I don't have to log in and supply a password.

I don't recall checking any box to bypass the log in screen.

What should I do?

Thank you.
Old 10-20-2004, 12:21 PM   #2
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If you go to yast under advaced options, you will see one of the options defaults to allowing a user in without a password. I seem to recall that is the default under suse
Old 10-20-2004, 12:52 PM   #3
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Log in screen bypassed after booting

Thanks, Alan:

I'll check it out tonight. I got the 9.1 DVD from a friend, so I don't have any manuals to look through to try to find the solution to the problem.


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