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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0004763Kali Linux[All Projects] Kali Package Bugpublic2019-02-20 11:39
ReporterdannyrockAssigned To 
Status closedResolutionsuspended 
Product Version2018.2 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0004763: Login loop in GUI login when try to login as root
DescriptionThe GUI (Gnome) login is stuck on login loop after upgrade when try to login with root user ..the simple user works fine ..
Steps To Reproduceevery time


duplicate of 0004817 closedrhertzog GDM issues on dual gpu with gtx960m and touchscreen 



2018-06-13 07:33

administrator   ~0009237

This a bit short for a report. Do you see errors in the logs/journal?

Please read first. We are a small team and we expect you to provide a much more detailed bug report.


2018-06-23 08:29

reporter   ~0009303

Please refer to this thread for more details (I believe the OP is addressing the same issue)


2019-02-20 11:39

administrator   ~0010336

Due to the age of the OS (Kali Moto [v1], Kali Safi [v2], Kali Rolling <= 2018.2), these legacy versions are no longer supported.
We will be closing this ticket due to inactivity.

Please could you see if you are able to replicate this issue with the latest version of Kali Linux -

If you are still facing the same problem, feel free to re-open the ticket. If you choose to do this, could you provide more information to the issue you are facing, and also give information about your setup?
For more information, please read:

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2018-05-13 14:18 dannyrock New Issue
2018-06-08 15:33 g0tmi1k Priority immediate => normal
2018-06-08 16:02 g0tmi1k Severity major => minor
2018-06-13 07:33 rhertzog Note Added: 0009237
2018-06-13 13:51 elwood Status new => acknowledged
2018-06-23 08:29 private Note Added: 0009303
2019-02-20 11:39 g0tmi1k Status acknowledged => closed
2019-02-20 11:39 g0tmi1k Resolution open => suspended
2019-02-20 11:39 g0tmi1k Note Added: 0010336
2019-02-20 11:39 g0tmi1k Relationship added duplicate of 0004817