loic.grenie at gmail.com
Wed Nov 5 11:42:59 UTC 2008
2008/11/5 Embrik Kaslegard <embrik_leifsson at yahoo.no>:
> Loïc Grenié skreiv:
>> 2008/11/5 Embrik Kaslegard <embrik_leifsson at yahoo.no>:
>>> I am installing a public pc with ubuntu 8.04. My quest is how do I
>>> close the desktop enivornment? This user can be everyone visiting the
>>> library and I don't want them to delete shortcuts and change the
>> You could leave it unlocked and wipe out the pulbic user and recreate
>> it after each logout.
> Good idea. Problem is, I don't know how to do that.
In /etc/gdm/PostSession/Default you should add (before exit 0)
if [ "$USER" = guestuser ]; then
rm -rf ~guestuser
# empty password for guest user
passwd -d guestuser
(change passwd -d guestuser to
yes "Password"|passwd guestuser
if you wish a real password for your guest).
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