Guest session (Was: The login screen)

Jim Campbell jwcampbell at
Wed Sep 30 18:59:19 UTC 2009

On Wed, Sep 30, 2009 at 12:43 PM, Jarno Suni <jarno.ilari.suni at> wrote:
> On Sat, Sep 19, 2009 at 10:30 AM, Lionel Le Folgoc <lionel at> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> On Sat, Sep 19, 2009 at 02:06:24AM +0300, Jarno Suni wrote:
>>> I wonder, if /usr/share/gdm/guest-session/guest-session-launch (from
>>> package gdm-guest-session) could be added to login screen so that
>>> guest could use the computer without a regular user login.
>> I don't think so. It seems to start a GNOME session, so it won't work
>> for Xubuntu as is.
> Guest session used to work in Xubuntu when I started this thread, but
> not after latest updates: No window manager running for guest, no
> panels visible for guest.

Jarno, please file a bug for this in Launchpad.  Thanks very much,


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