Bug 227709 - get rid of the failsafe session
Summary: get rid of the failsafe session
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gdm
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ray Strode [halfline]
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Blocks: FC7Target
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2007-02-07 18:08 UTC by Matthias Clasen
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-02-23 05:36:14 UTC


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Description Matthias Clasen 2007-02-07 18:08:32 UTC
a naked xterm is not going to be useful to 95% of the users anyway, and the
remaining 5% can just as well use C-A-F1. We also need to get rid of the 
confusing "Run XClients script" that is not going to help anybody.

Comment 1 Matthias Clasen 2007-02-23 05:36:14 UTC
I did this some time ago

Comment 2 Bernie Innocenti 2007-03-08 03:55:05 UTC
I used to find the failsafe session very useful for things such as
testing compiz, starting KDE4 or debugging gnome's startup process
when it hangs.

I'm sure other users of fedora-development have similar needs.
Could we have the failsafe session back as a separate package?


Comment 3 Matthias Clasen 2007-03-08 04:08:36 UTC
You can just turn it back on in the gdm configuration.


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