View Full Version : Live 11 USB can't disable automatic login

17th June 2009, 03:37 PM
Booting from USB in a eeepc 701.

Can't disable automatic login. Tried to comment out the lines in /etc/gdm/custom.conf:


What else should I do?

18th June 2009, 07:04 PM
maybe instead of commenting those variables remove the hashes (#'s):TimedLoginEnable=false


whats the difference 'tween TimedLoginEnable and AutomaticLoginEnable ?

18th June 2009, 07:26 PM
Tried that. What worked for me was just to click Cancel at the auto-login prompt and when I logged out all the users were there waiting to be chosen. :confused:

18th June 2009, 08:43 PM
can you change this to someone who doesnt exist:
maybe the login will just fail.

also what happens when you give liveuser a password (passwd).
else modify the name of liveruser to something else.

then the autologin will fail and anyone will have to login manually with a username and password.

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