Guest Account

Arthur Johnson arthur.johnson at gmail.com
Mon Nov 24 23:32:42 GMT 2008


I have both ubuntu-desktop and xubuntu-desktop installed, and I can confirm
that adding the user switcher to Xfpanel through the xfce4-xfapplet-plugin
works for switching to the guest account.

On Mon, Nov 24, 2008 at 5:14 PM, Vincent <mailinglists at vinnl.nl> wrote:

>
>
> On Mon, Nov 24, 2008 at 6:19 PM, Cody A.W. Somerville <
> cody-somerville at ubuntu.com> wrote:
>
>>
>>
>> On Mon, Nov 24, 2008 at 12:57 PM, Michele Mor <m_mor at mail15.com> wrote:
>>
>>> Hi.
>>> Quick question for Xubuntu developer.
>>> I thought that the new feature in 8.10 "Guest Account" was brilliant ,
>>> therefore I was very disappointed when I found out that it is not
>>> present in Xubuntu.
>>>
>>> Why has not been  included?
>>>
>>> Is there any plan to include it in the next release (or maybe even
>>> earlier)?
>>
>>
>> There is no user switcher applet for Xfce so we'd have to figure out some
>> other mechanism of activating the guest gdm session.
>>
>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Thanks.
>>>
>>> Michele
>>>
>>>
>>>
> That said, you might be able to use the GNOME Panel applet using the
> xfapplet panel plugin. Haven't tried it, though :)
>
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