[ubuntu-za] Logon screen problems

David Robert Lewis (ethnopunk) ethnopunk at telkomsa.net
Thu Mar 11 09:00:02 GMT 2010

Wesley Werner wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 10, 2010 at 9:35 AM, David Robert Lewis (ethnopunk) 
> <ethnopunk at telkomsa.net <mailto:ethnopunk at telkomsa.net>> wrote:
>     You all going to kick yourselves. Here is the solution which resolved
>     the problem which was obviously caused by gdm2login.
>     sudo gconftool-2 --direct --config-source
>     xml:readwrite:/etc/gconf/gconf.xml.mandatory --type Boolean --set
>     /apps/gdm/simple-greeter/disable_user_list True
>     This changes the behaviour of GDM. I now have to enter the user
>     and the
>     password, but at least it works.
> That actually fixes the issue? Wow. Good find.
This one definitely being saved in my Ubuntu Magic kit. Spells which 
save us from Curses!

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