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]:


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.


7 comments on “How to Fix GNOME License Not Accepted Issue on CentOS 7

  • Yi.Wen

    firstly,select 1 to read the license information; 2 to accept the agreements;

    thirdly,select q to quit the conversition;

    lastly, enter “yes” to reboot!

    Just enjoy your centos!

  • Gaurav

    Thanks dear…you saved my lots of time.

  • Montassar

    thank you

  • lhb

    thank you very much

  • chris

    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

  • lala

    thank u very much sir from my heart this is lala

  • pushpa

    Thank you so much

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