Re: unwanted login

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On Tue, 29 Aug 2023 09:44:16 -0700, Mike Wright wrote:

> On 8/29/23 07:44, Beartooth wrote:
>> On Mon, 28 Aug 2023 20:58:47 +0000, Richard wrote:
>>>> Date: Monday, August 28, 2023 19:09:43 +0000 From: Beartooth
>>>> <Beartooth@xxxxxxxxxxx>
>>>> 	One of my F38 machines has taken to demanding that I login over
>>>> and over. I want not to have to login at all. (I'm the sole user, and
>>>> at  home.) Fwiw, I'm running xscreensaver under Mate. Where and how
>>>> do I  reconfigure?
>>> On the screensaver configuration screen (under the
>>> "system/preferences/look and feel/screensaver" pulldown) there's a
>>> "lock screen when screensaver active" checkbox. I suspect that if you
>>> uncheck that you'll get the action you desire.
>> 	I always do that; and yes, I've checked it twice in the last
>> couple minutes. What's more, I've tried it with and without a zero in
>> the "number of minutes" box.
>> 	And, btw, it's been doing this through more than one change of
>> kernel with following reboot.
>> 	Istr there's an applet somewhere actually called "login" or
>> something to that effect. I *think* it does other things; it might also
>> include a choice of when and whether to log the user out. But I haven't
>> managed to find it. :-(
> You're looking for the "greeter".

	My search function got something like a couple dozen hits.
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