Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 843754
Displaying banner messages on the login screen (gdm) broken.
Last modified: 2012-10-16 15:24:41 EDT
Description of problem:
Using the dconf settings, you can set up a banner to display in the login screen using. With the currently present packages the login screen however doesn't show the banner.
It's been reported that this might be fixed in upstream now already. Please consider this bug report for tracking.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create a file /etc/dconf/db/gdm.d/99-site-defaults with this content:
2. Run 'dconf update' under root
3. Restart the GDM session
No banner displayed on the login screen
Banner displays the text present under the banner-message-text dconf key.
(In reply to comment #0)
> Steps to Reproduce:
> 1. Create a file /etc/dconf/db/gdm.d/99-site-defaults with this content:
This is wrong, it should be
With this change, the banner should display correctly (I have only tested on 3.6.1 though)