autologin on default shell /bin/sh
wblock at wonkity.com
Sun Sep 25 19:08:30 UTC 2011
On Sun, 25 Sep 2011, Antonio Olivares wrote:
> On Sun, Sep 25, 2011 at 12:44 PM, Warren Block <wblock at wonkity.com> wrote:
>> On Sun, 25 Sep 2011, Antonio Olivares wrote:
>>> I tried to edit ~/.cshrc and copied W Block's example, but it did not work
>> Current link: http://forums.freebsd.org/showthread.php?t=22304
>> That example was copied from a specially-configured FreeBSD image that
>> auto-starts in X. Try it exactly. If it doesn't work, please be specific
>> about what it does.
> I tried it and it worked as Matthew suggested for one time. I put it
> in .profile and it worked one time.
That will depend on the user's shell; the code is written for csh and
will have to be changed for sh or bash.
> Subsequent reboots, I have to login then startx runs automatically
That would say the autologin entry isn't right. Incidentally, the
built-in test(1) command can conflict with use of the word "test", so
it's best to use something else. At least for filenames, it might not
be a problem here.
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