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Bug 4552 - Selecting "start X automatically upon bootup" when it already does starts it twice
Selecting "start X automatically upon bootup" when it already does starts it ...
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: Xconfigurator (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: David Lawrence
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Reported: 1999-08-16 15:59 EDT by tmanning
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-08-23 10:50:22 EDT
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Description tmanning 1999-08-16 15:59:01 EDT
It seems (for me anyway) that if you select the option at
the end of the Xconfigurator session to start X
automagically upon bootup that as soon as you enter your
login and password it re-loads X and you have to login one
more time. This only happens upon first bootup (ie not when
you just logout and back in again), and doesn't seem to
affect Root, only normal users. (?) I'm pretty new at this,
so I may have missed something important.
Comment 1 tmanning 1999-08-16 16:02:59 EDT
I only had this problem when X was already configured to start
automatically (I re-ran Xconfigurator a month after initial install
to set up X for a different monitor...)
Comment 2 Preston Brown 1999-08-23 10:50:59 EDT
we can't duplicate this problem, and have no other reports of similar
difficulties, so we must assume it is user configuration error.

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