[ubuntu-uk] Upgraqding to Jaunty
rowan.berkeley at googlemail.com
Tue May 12 19:28:59 BST 2009
Thanks, Rob; while we're on the subject of automatic log-ins, does
anybody know a way of getting Evolution to unlock the GPG/PGP keyring
automatically when it starts up? By default you have to enter the
password manually each time you start the Evolution client (even if you
never actually use encryption). There's nothing on that here:
> Message: 4
> Date: Tue, 12 May 2009 12:19:36 +0100
> From: Rob Beard <rob at esdelle.co.uk>
> Subject: Re: [ubuntu-uk] Upgrading to Jaunty
> To: British Ubuntu Talk <ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com>
> Message-ID: <4A095B48.2030702 at esdelle.co.uk>
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> Rowan Berkeley wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I upgraded from 8.10 to 9.04 this morning, and it was absolutely
> > painless. I didn't lose any of my personal data or preferences, as far
> > as I can see, though it reverted my user log-in from automatic to
> > manual.
> That's good to hear. You should be re-enable automatic login by doing
> the following:
> Click the System Menu, select Administration and then Login Window.
> You'll need to enter your password.
> When the Login Windows Preferences window appears, click on the Security
> Tab and then either tick Enable Automatic Login. You'll also have to
> select the user who you want to automatically login although if you're
> the only user on the system then you will only have one user to select.
> Then click Close.
> When you restart the machine you should automatically login when Ubuntu
> starts up.
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