Qingy Is Not Getty 1.0.0

qingy is a replacement for getty.
qingy is a replacement for getty. It uses DirectFB to provide a fast, nice GUI without the overhead of the X Windows System.

Qingy Is Not Getty project allows the user to log in and start the session of his choice (text console, GNOME, KDE, wmaker, etc.).

Main features:

  • It remembers last user who logged in, with focus on password
  • It also rememebers last session each user chose
  • Alternatively it remembers last session on a per-tty basis
  • Fully themable
  • A theme will look the same on all machines, independently of the resolution
  • You can select your favourite theme, or a random one every time
  • Both text and X sessions are supported
  • You can start more that one X session at once
  • You can even start X inside a console when X sessions are already running
  • PAM support
  • Support for screen savers
  • Auto log-in support
  • Session locking support
  • tty specific options support
  • Customizable key bindings.
  • Text mode support

last updated on:
December 7th, 2010, 12:26 GMT
license type:
GPL (GNU General Public License) 
developed by:
Michele Noberasco
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What's New in version 0.9.9
  • Reverted change in stdin management that interfered with DBus.
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