Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 473983
Cannot switch theme to one supporting remote XDMCP login
Last modified: 2015-01-14 18:22:06 EST
Description of problem:
F-10's default greeter/gdm theme does not appear to support remote logins; that is, using xdmcp to log into another box. Also, it does not appear to be possible to change the theme to one that does (using, e.g. gdmsetup).
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Build box, try to find a way to access remote hosts at the greeter.
No such option.
Either a way to do a XDMCP remote login via the default theme, or a way to change the theme to one that will.
This (e.g. changing theme to support XDMCP login, etc) was functionality F-9 that does not appear to be present in F-10.
Is this a confirmed bug? i.e. you can't remote login from F10? Blimey.
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