[CentOS] centos6 - failsafe terminal on login screen

Thu Oct 4 20:35:12 UTC 2012
Nathan Duehr <denverpilot at me.com>

> Thanks, James, that did the trick. So now I have set up two desktops,
> one a vanilla xterm and the other specifically for this purpose, runs
> my script in a gnome-terminal and it appears to be working properly,
> no funky pop-ups or anything. Thanks again for your help!

Glad you got it working Miranda.  A silly side-question... 

Would a regular ol' text console have done what was needed?  CTRL-ALT-F1... 

Did your users need the real-estate of an X based terminal in the recovery console?

Nate Duehr
denverpilot at me.com