auto login to backtrack and startx in 2017

Wait; did I say BackTrack? Yes Backtrack is still a cool (outdated) distro for hacking!
If for some odd reasons you still need to use BackTrack in 2017 (hello? have you heard of Kali), I won’t judge you.
Maybe you’re doing your OSCE and need an image that is still in the course / labs

This post is meant to save you some time if you haven’t used BackTrack for a while and need to get some things done with it.

1. We want to change the root password

2. Fix sources.list file

 

3. hygiene

 

4. Autologin and auto startx (GUI)

 

5. change the size of the terminal each time you run it

 

6. fix the screenshot hotkey to save a windows screen to a default path (still working on this one!)

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