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Bug 973291 - Skip Gnome Getting Started
Skip Gnome Getting Started
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-initial-setup (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Jasper St. Pierre
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2013-06-11 11:57 EDT by Dean Hunter
Modified: 2013-06-11 14:11 EDT (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2013-06-11 12:07:28 EDT
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Description Dean Hunter 2013-06-11 11:57:56 EDT
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Is there a way to skip the Gnome Getting Started video?  It was cute as a kitten the first time and I appreciate its value for a first time user as it answers many questions I had the first time I looked at the Gnome 3 desktop.  But for scripted installs of of virtual machines for testing other applications it is too much.

Is there a way to script the gnome-initial-setup?   Maybe with gsettings or schema override in the Anaconda Kickstart post script?

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Comment 1 Rui Matos 2013-06-11 12:07:28 EDT
If you are scripting stuff you can just touch ~/.config/gnome-initial-setup-done and both g-i-s and the video will be skipped for that user.

Closing this, bug feel free to re-open if you have a use case that's not fixed by that.
Comment 2 Dean Hunter 2013-06-11 14:11:21 EDT
Thank you. With the file name gnome-initial-setup-done I was able to find all kinds of information.

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