Can not re-enable display restart button on the login screen in Gnome after disabling in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

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  • Cannot enable the restart / shutdown button on the gdm login screen.

  • Using gconftool to change /apps/gdm/simple-greeter/disable_restart_buttons to true does not enable the gdm restart buttons.

  • Cannot re-enable the gdm restart button after changing the above key back to default in the gconf-editor.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

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