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December 17th, 2008, 11:15 AM
How can I login automatically on Ubuntu Server, pls?

I can do this with Ubuntu Desktop but not with Ubuntu Sever.

Pls help me.

December 17th, 2008, 11:36 AM
Hi and welcome to the forum.

Out of curiosity, why would you want to automatically login to a server? Are you attempting to login automatically into the terminal or have you installed a GUI on the server and you would like to use gdm or kdm to login?

December 17th, 2008, 11:41 AM
I don't use gdm, kdm and GUI.

I only want to auto login by console.

Can you help me?

December 17th, 2008, 01:17 PM
See http://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/ssh-password-less-login-with-dsa-publickey-authentication/