xguest - Creates xguest user as a locked down user

Property Value
Distribution Fedora 26
Repository Fedora i386
Package name xguest
Package version 1.0.10
Package release 35.fc26
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 21.18 KB
Download size 20.69 KB
Official Mirror archives.fedoraproject.org
Installing this package sets up the xguest user to be used as a temporary
account to switch to or as a kiosk user account. The account is disabled unless
SELinux is in enforcing mode. The user is only allowed to log in via graphical login program.
The home and temporary directories of the user will be polyinstantiated and
mounted on tmpfs.


Package Version Architecture Repository
xguest-1.0.10-35.fc26.noarch.rpm 1.0.10 noarch Fedora
xguest - - -


Name Value
pam >=
policycoreutils-sandbox -
selinux-policy-targeted > 3.6.3-12


Name Value
xguest = 1.0.10-35.fc26


Type URL
Binary Package xguest-1.0.10-35.fc26.noarch.rpm
Source Package xguest-1.0.10-35.fc26.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install the xguest rpm package:

# dnf install xguest




2017-02-11 - Fedora Release Engineering <releng@fedoraproject.org> - 1.0.10-35
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_26_Mass_Rebuild
2016-06-16 - Lukas Vrabec <lvrabec@redhat.com> - 1.0.10-34
- Security fix for CVE-2016-4980
2016-02-05 - Fedora Release Engineering <releng@fedoraproject.org> - 1.0.10-33
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_24_Mass_Rebuild
2015-06-19 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.0.10-32
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_23_Mass_Rebuild
2014-06-08 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.0.10-31
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_21_Mass_Rebuild
2013-08-26 - Dan Walsh <dwalsh@redhat.com> - 1.0.10-30
- Add random password so xguest will show up in gdm.
2013-08-04 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.0.10-29
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_20_Mass_Rebuild
2013-05-13 - Dan Walsh <dwalsh@redhat.com> - 1.0.10-28
- Remove sabayon support from xguest, no longer supported.
- Remove /etc/skel directories
2013-02-15 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.0.10-7
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_19_Mass_Rebuild
2013-01-14 - Dan Walsh <dwalsh@redhat.com> - 1.0.10-26
- Remove /etc/security/namespace.d from payload

See Also

Package Description
xhotkeys- Hotkeys for the X-Window
xhtml1-dtds-1.0-20020801.13.fc26.2.noarch.rpm XHTML 1.0 document type definitions
xhtml2fo-style-xsl-20051222-14.fc26.noarch.rpm Antenna House, Inc. XHTML to XSL:FO stylesheets
xhtml2ps-1.0-0.24.b7.fc26.noarch.rpm GUI front-end for html2ps
xinetd-2.3.15-18.fc26.i686.rpm A secure replacement for inetd
xinput_calibrator-0.7.5-14.fc26.i686.rpm A generic touchscreen calibration program for X.Org
xiphos-4.0.5-1.fc26.i686.rpm Bible study and research tool
xisdnload-3.27-5.fc26.i686.rpm An ISDN connection load average display for the X Window System
xjparse-1.0-15.fc26.noarch.rpm Wrapper for the Xerces XML Schema validator
xkb-switch-1.5.0-1.20160925gitda4ef22.fc26.i686.rpm Switch your X keyboard layouts from the command line
xkbset-0.5-10.fc26.i686.rpm Tool to configure XKB extensions
xkeyboard-config-2.21-1.fc26.noarch.rpm X Keyboard Extension configuration data
xkeyboard-config-devel-2.21-1.fc26.noarch.rpm Development files for xkeyboard-config
xkeycaps-2.46-19.fc26.i686.rpm Graphical front end to xmodmap
xl2tpd-1.3.8-3.fc26.i686.rpm Layer 2 Tunnelling Protocol Daemon (RFC 2661)