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where does mandrake linux store the thing to say whether a user is hidden or not for example the root user so it isnt a choice when logging in....
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    How do u hide users?


    where does mandrake linux store the thing to say whether a user is hidden or not for example the root user so it isnt a choice when logging in.

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    Take a look in the Manderake Control Center

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    where abouts?

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    open a terminal and type
    su
    password
    mcc

    that should open it.
    it should but in the menu some where

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    ffs i know how to get the control center up. what i meant is where abouts is the option. did u serously think i posted this up without first going to the control center and clicking users.

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    To set/unset hidden users do this:
    Start button equivalent -> System -> Configuration -> KDE -> System -> Login Manager

    Then select the users tab

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    thnks

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