Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1262472
No login screen after logout on Workstation Live
Last modified: 2016-12-20 09:37:04 EST
Description of problem:
When loging out of Gnome session on Workstation Live (at least without overlay) GDM does not start. Only last boot messages are displayed. Running systemctl restart gdm works and logs liveuser in again.
This prevents user from changing language on liveusb without overlay, because changing language requires restarting session.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Write Workstation Live to USB-stick (with liveusb-creator)
3. Log out of user session
Only last boot messages are displayed, no login screen. It is possible to change to other virtual console to restart gdm.
Login screen is presented to user.
systemctl status gdm shows that GDM is running.
I have seen this at least from Beta TC1 to 20150811 nightlies.
Note that I am not seeing this on installed system.
I am seeing this on an installed system on Fedora 23, but not on Fedora 24 any more.
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