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==What is qingy?==
 
 
 
[http://qingy.sourceforge.net/ Qingy] is a replacement for getty. It is using [http://www.directfb.org DirectFB] to provide a fast, nice GUI without the overhead of the X Windows System. It allows the user to log in and start the session of his choice (text console, gnome, kde, wmaker, ...).
 
 
 
==How to get qingy?==
 
 
 
A PKGBUILD is available in AUR:
 
 
 
*[http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?do_Details=1&ID=3347 qingy]
 
 
 
Several extra themes are also available in AUR:
 
 
 
*[http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?do_Details=1&ID=3348 qingy-theme-arch]
 
 
 
*[http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?do_Details=1&ID=5501 qingy-themes]
 
 
 
==How to setup qingy?==
 
To use qingy, you'll need to edit /etc/inittab.
 
 
 
Replace:
 
c1:2345:respawn:/sbin/agetty 38400 vc/1 linux
 
c2:2345:respawn:/sbin/agetty 38400 vc/2 linux
 
c3:2345:respawn:/sbin/agetty 38400 vc/3 linux
 
c4:2345:respawn:/sbin/agetty 38400 vc/4 linux
 
c5:2345:respawn:/sbin/agetty 38400 vc/5 linux
 
c6:2345:respawn:/sbin/agetty 38400 vc/6 linux
 
by:
 
c1:2345:respawn:/sbin/qingy tty1
 
c2:2345:respawn:/sbin/qingy tty2
 
c3:2345:respawn:/sbin/qingy tty3
 
c4:2345:respawn:/sbin/qingy tty4
 
c5:2345:respawn:/sbin/qingy tty5
 
c6:2345:respawn:/sbin/agetty 38400 tty6 linux
 
 
 
Qingy's author suggest to keep agetty on a console (here on console 6) as a safety measure as qingy is still beta software.
 

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