auto log in problems sine CentOS 5.3

Todd and Margo Chester ToddAndMargo at
Mon May 4 05:51:59 CEST 2009

David Mohr wrote:
> On Sun, May 3, 2009 at 9:34 PM, Todd and Margo Chester
> <ToddAndMargo at> wrote:
>> David Mohr wrote:
>>> I suggest asking in a CentOS forum / mailing list. You might want to
>>> specify what "auto logo on fails" really means too.
>> Hi David,
>>  It means that XFce does not start.  Instead you get gdm
>> user log on screen, which will log into XFce after
>> the username and password are entered.
>> Now, whether or not XFce tried and failed or gdm
>> never tried at all, I can not tell.  A line by line
>> check of /var/log/message found no entries from gdm or
>> XFce.
> Did you have a look at /var/log/Xorg.0.log?
> ~David

Xorg.0.log has no mention of a failed log in attempt either.
Just a lot of stuff about my hardware and my drivers.

Nothing in /var/log/gdm/:0.log either

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