auto log in problems sine CentOS 5.3

Todd and Margo Chester ToddAndMargo at
Thu May 7 22:04:02 CEST 2009

Arthur H. Johnson II wrote:
> On Sun, 3 May 2009, Todd and Margo Chester wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> I have gdm configured to auto log me into to
>> XFce.  Since upgrading from CentOS 5.2 to 5.3, about
>> one in five reboot (I power off at night), the
>> auto log on fails and I get the gdm prompt with the
>> various profiles on it.
>> Does anyone know how to fix this?
> I've seen this before with Ubuntu and Fedora a year or so ago (7.10). 
> The best way to work around this is to set timed login, that way if 
> autologin fails it will time down and log in anyway.  I set mine to 10 
> seconds.

Thank you!


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