Auto Login not set in SDDM during Install

Bug #1543197 reported by Gene Soo on 2016-02-08
This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubiquity (Ubuntu)
Mathieu Trudel-Lapierre
user-setup (Ubuntu)
Mathieu Trudel-Lapierre

Bug Description

Current Daily Build requesting Automatic Login during Installation does not set the value in SDDM. User must signin with password then manually change the Auto Login setting in SDDM.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 16.04
Package: ubiquity 2.21.43 [modified: usr/lib/ubiquity/plugins/]
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.4.0-2.16-generic 4.4.0
Uname: Linux 4.4.0-2-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.19.4-0ubuntu2
Architecture: amd64
CasperVersion: 1.366
Date: Mon Feb 8 10:28:11 2016
ExecutablePath: /usr/lib/ubiquity/user-setup/user-setup-ask
InstallCmdLine: file=/cdrom/preseed/kubuntu.seed boot=casper maybe-ubiquity initrd=/casper/initrd.lz quiet splash --- maybe-ubiquity
InterpreterPath: /bin/bash
LiveMediaBuild: Kubuntu 16.04 LTS "Xenial Xerus" - Alpha amd64 (20160208)
 PATH=(custom, no user)
SourcePackage: ubiquity
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Gene Soo (genesoo77072) wrote :
Phillip Susi (psusi) wrote :

Confirmed on Ubuntu daily.

Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: New → Triaged
tags: added: regression-release
Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Mathieu Trudel-Lapierre (cyphermox)
status: Triaged → In Progress
Changed in user-setup (Ubuntu):
status: New → In Progress
importance: Undecided → Medium
assignee: nobody → Mathieu Trudel-Lapierre (cyphermox)
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package user-setup - 1.63ubuntu4

user-setup (1.63ubuntu4) xenial; urgency=medium

  * Fix sddm.conf paths when replacing PLACEHOLDER for the DE to be run by
    SDDM in the autologin case. (LP: #1543197)

 -- Mathieu Trudel-Lapierre <email address hidden> Wed, 20 Apr 2016 10:52:59 -0400

Changed in user-setup (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Released
Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Released
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