Allowing passwordless login via GDM

Martin Pitt martin.pitt at
Thu Feb 22 11:18:02 UTC 2007

Hi Milan,

Milan [2007-02-22 10:44 +0100]:
> Currently, I have to hack /etc/pam.d and /etc/shadow to allow my
> parents to login without password: this is a real lack compared to
> Windows !

This should not be necessary at all. gdm's configuration program
already offers the option of automatic login (which should stay off by
default, of course). If this does not work, can you please file a bug
against gdm?


Martin Pitt
Ubuntu Developer
Debian Developer
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