How to Fix GNOME License Not Accepted Issue on CentOS 7

This post assume that you have just finished the Gnome GUI installation on CentOS 7 by using “yum groupinstall “GNOME Desktop” “Graphical Administration Tools” -y” command. Previously you are running a minimum CentOS 7, only with command line via terminal. But after you reboot the server you get the following screen.

Initial setup of CentOS Linux 7 (core)
1) [x] Creat user 2) [!] License information
(no user will be created) (license not accepted)
Please make your choice from above ['q' to quit | 'c' to continue | 'r' to refresh]:

Gnome-Gui-License-1

To fix the issue, you have to perform the following :

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a) Press 1
b) Press 2 in order to change [ ] to [x] in front of 2) I accept the license agreement
c) Press q
d) Accept license menu does not prompt anymore at boot.

Gnome-Gui-License-2

7 comments
  1. Yi.Wen
    Yi.Wen
    January 19, 2016 at 10:10 am

    firstly,select 1 to read the license information;

    secondly.select 2 to accept the agreements;

    thirdly,select q to quit the conversition;

    lastly, enter “yes” to reboot!

    Just enjoy your centos!

    Reply
  2. Gaurav
    Gaurav
    June 23, 2016 at 1:16 am

    Thanks dear…you saved my lots of time.

    Reply
  3. Montassar
    Montassar
    July 21, 2016 at 10:13 pm

    thank you

    Reply
  4. lhb
    lhb
    August 6, 2016 at 12:04 pm

    thank you very much

    Reply
  5. chris
    chris
    December 23, 2016 at 7:57 am

    this helped me out after a network install. I’ve linked to it from my website so others can get the same help i did

    Reply
  6. lala
    lala
    January 6, 2017 at 1:29 pm

    thank u very much sir from my heart this is lala

    Reply
  7. pushpa
    pushpa
    February 20, 2018 at 10:55 am

    Thank you so much

    Reply
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