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by UnixLinuxB
Sat Jul 25, 2020 5:27 pm
Forum: General support
Topic: Can't login mate DE lightdm after upgrade
Replies: 11
Views: 1466

Re: Can't login mate DE lightdm after upgrade

I ran across this issue. [ the title of the thread ]. update of 7/25 user cannot login after entering the correct password, it cycles back to enter the correct password again. .... pending test: /usr/local/bin/glib-compile-schemas /usr/local/share/glib-2.0/schemas [ from a linux forum, so just guess...
by UnixLinuxB
Sat May 09, 2020 6:33 am
Forum: Installing GhostBSD
Topic: Checks to run after installation
Replies: 5
Views: 986

Re: Checks to run after installation

I installed ghost twice and ran it for a few hours and then had a load of problems (hanging, I do not remember what because I was so annoyed and disappointed). During the installation sequence a screen came up with a number of possible selections (Radeon cards, Vesa etc) and I selected on and it wo...
by UnixLinuxB
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:07 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: I would like to start MATE only after root has logged in fully.
Replies: 8
Views: 2479

Re: I would like to start MATE only after root has logged in fully.

Probably, but am short of time to setup an xinitrc. I found 'lightdm' after logging in as root, gets to the MATE desktop as usual, so problem fully solved.
by UnixLinuxB
Wed Apr 01, 2020 7:01 am
Forum: General Questions
Topic: I would like to start MATE only after root has logged in fully.
Replies: 8
Views: 2479

Re: I would like to start MATE only after root has logged in fully.

Worked. Now remains to test...
start MATE by some mate-session OR lightdm command, or setup xinitrc to do the same...
by UnixLinuxB
Tue Mar 31, 2020 4:46 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: I would like to start MATE only after root has logged in fully.
Replies: 8
Views: 2479

Re: I would like to start MATE only after root has logged in fully.

That answers my question perfectly if it works. Won't have time to test for a few days... thanks.
by UnixLinuxB
Mon Mar 30, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: I would like to start MATE only after root has logged in fully.
Replies: 8
Views: 2479

Re: I would like to start MATE only after root has logged in fully.

bump. no setting to login in at bootup NOT into X ??? ...
by UnixLinuxB
Mon Mar 09, 2020 9:36 am
Forum: Installing GhostBSD
Topic: What format
Replies: 3
Views: 2367

Re: What format

/ [ vs var tmp usr ] have to be in a primary parttion AFAIK * unless * some boot loader gets around that, don't know if any do.
by UnixLinuxB
Sat Mar 07, 2020 6:47 am
Forum: General Questions
Topic: I would like to start MATE only after root has logged in fully.
Replies: 8
Views: 2479

Re: I would like to start MATE only after root has logged in fully.

I don't want to remove the user, per se, I want to be booted into the root account and THEN log into the user to start X. More efficient that way... I can setup firewalls, backup, etc which are problematic [ timewise] from an X terminal. ..... I've renamed-removed .xinitrc in the user's directory, a...
by UnixLinuxB
Fri Mar 06, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: I would like to start MATE only after root has logged in fully.
Replies: 8
Views: 2479

I would like to start MATE only after root has logged in fully.

As the title says. I've spent several hours on search engines with no clue. for the time being.. .... >>> login as root >>> logout login as user >>> start mate desktop .... or if not possible >>> login as root >>> start mate desktop >>> mate desktop asks for user password. .......... Which file or f...