[Bug 1046630] Re: casper doesn't configure GDM autologin correctly

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Mon Sep 10 00:20:49 UTC 2012

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  casper doesn't configure GDM autologin correctly

Status in “casper” package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  casper/scripts/casper-bottom/15autologin has code to enable autologin
  in GDM. There's also code that tries to detect whether autologin has
  already been enabled (such as by a persistent USB key that had been
  booted once before). However in Quantal, the gdm configuration file
  (/etc/gdm/custom.conf) has changed and the detection code is confused.

  Note the difference between




  I've got a merge proposal that I think can fix this.

  ProblemType: Bug
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.10
  Package: casper (not installed)
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.5.0-13.14-generic 3.5.3
  Uname: Linux 3.5.0-13-generic x86_64
  ApportVersion: 2.5.1-0ubuntu4
  Architecture: amd64
  Date: Wed Sep  5 21:35:34 2012
  SourcePackage: casper
  UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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