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Bug 238295 - Need to guess username to run fc7 test4 livecd
Need to guess username to run fc7 test4 livecd
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 235114
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: LiveCD (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: David Zeuthen
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2007-04-28 19:13 EDT by hal
Modified: 2013-03-05 22:50 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2007-04-28 20:33:13 EDT
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Description hal 2007-04-28 19:13:42 EDT
Description of problem: When the fc7 test4 cd is booted, it winds up at a login
screen that requests a user name.  It's not the least obvious what to do next. 
I tried typing my existing fc6 user name and password, but, not too
surprisingly, that didn't work.  I tried a few other random things, and when I
entered "root" for the user name I was logged in without having to enter a password.

This is not the least obvious, particularly to a new, non-unix user.  Much
better would be for the livecd to automatically log the user in and leave
him/her at the desktop.

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How reproducible: always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot from FC7 test4 CD
Actual results: Waits for user to log in

Expected results: Should wind up at the desktop

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Comment 1 David Zeuthen 2007-04-28 20:33:13 EDT
Should be evident what to do once the face browser, sporting a Fedora logo, is
present. Hence duplicate of bug 235114.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 235114 ***

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