Friday, April 13, 2012

HowTo: Disable User List on RHEL6 / CentOS6 Login Window

Quick bit of code to disable the user list on the RHEL6 / CentOS6 login screen.

# gconftool-2 --direct --config-source=xml:readwrite:/etc/gconf/gconf.xml.defaults --type bool --set /apps/gdm/simple-greeter/disable_user_list true

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Anonymous said...

how do you re-enable after you disable it? just in case someone makes a mistake, and they want to revert back...

Anonymous said...

gconftool-2 --direct --config-source=xml:readwrite:/etc/gconf/gconf.xml.defaults --type bool --set /apps/gdm/simple-greeter/disable_user_list false