[blfs-support] Automounting

Dan McGhee beesnees at grm.net
Wed Dec 11 11:00:51 PST 2013

On 12/11/2013 12:16 PM, Fernando de Oliveira wrote:
> Em 11-12-2013 14:12, Dan McGhee escreveu:
>> On 12/10/2013 02:34 PM, David Brodie wrote:
>>> The rules.d subdirectory needs to be owned by polkitd. In fact, this is
>>> what I've got:
>>> chmod 4755 /usr/lib/polkit-1/polkit-agent-helper-1
>>> chmod 4755 /usr/bin/pkexec
>>> chown polkitd /etc/polkit-1/rules.d
>>> chown polkitd /usr/share/polkit-1/rules.d
>> This is what was wrong and it wasn't the Package Users system that
>> created the situation. It was my complacency in reviewing logs. At the
>> end of the screen output for 'make install" were four messages warning
>> that the ownership and permissions had to be what you presented above.
>> (Actually, the messages said that the agent helper and pkexec should be
>> owned by root.) In addition polkitd owning the rules.d directories, they
>> had to have mode 700. Actually the all did have that mode on my system,
>> but /etc/polkit-1/rules.d was owned by root.
> Thanks for that, Dan and David. Solved a completely different problem I
> was having today. Had already come to this long ago, but had forgotten.
You're quite welcome, Fernando. But I'm afraid that the only thing I did 
was cut, paste, compile, sweat and vehemently use four letter words. :)


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