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Old 10-29-2011, 10:46 PM   #1
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Face detection logon howto

Now there is a face detection logon option on Oneiric, this is new to Ubuntu I believe, I decided to give it a try and captured my image during installation, but I don't see how I can use this feature, and how to change my 'mug shoot' huh ??
Old 10-30-2011, 08:58 AM   #2
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thats a pretty insecure feature, so you know. More of a sales gimmick than anything else.

Unless you're using some kind of laser-emitting camera that can measure depth, anyone can simply hold a photograph of you in front of the camera and it will allow them to log in.


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