Autologin lost on upgrade to mythbuntu 9.10 from 9.04

sdavmor sdavmor at
Fri Jan 15 22:12:31 UTC 2010

Amedee Van Gasse wrote:
> On 13-01-10 18:13, sdavmor wrote:
>> This should work. Just add the following lines to /etc/gdm/custom.conf
>> [daemon]
>> AutomaticLoginEnable=true
>> AutomaticLogin=yourloginID
>> TimedLoginEnable=true
>> TimedLogin=yourloginID
> Fantastic!
> Works like a charm.

Excellent. I can't take credit for it.  I have a mythtv media center
server that autologgedin until I upgraded from 9.04 to 9.10. A bloke
on the mythtv elist provided that patch to me.
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