[blfs-support] Polkit Actions

Armin K. krejzi at email.com
Wed Dec 11 15:35:22 PST 2013


On 12/12/2013 12:19 AM, Dan McGhee wrote:
> On 12/11/2013 05:01 PM, Armin K. wrote:
>> I have the same desktop file here. However, you do need to verify if
>> authentication agent is started. Run "ps aux | grep polkit". You should
>> get something like:
>>
>> armin      726  0.0  0.2 565160 15636 ?        Sl   17:48   0:00
>> /usr/lib/polkit-gnome/polkit-gnome-authentication-agent-1
>>
>> in the output.
> This is the exact output I get:
> 
>> polkitd 807 0.0 0.1 514052 9048 ? Sl 06:19 0:00 
>> /usr/lib/polkit-1/polkitd --no-debug
>> dan 12378 0.0 0.1 240516 7348 tty1 Sl 15:20 0:00 
>> /usr/lib/polkit-gnome/polkit-gnome-authentication-agent-1
>> root 12804 0.0 0.0 16416 1100 pts/0 S+ 17:15 0:00 grep --color=auto polkit
> It looks like what you got, but Gparted doesn't start. I don't know 
> enough to distinguish the forest from the trees here and am responding 
> only to what you say. I don't have the knowledge to analyze this.
> 
> Dan
> 
> 
> 

You can always try running "pkexec /usr/sbin/gparted" from a terminal
and check the output.

-- 
Note: My last name is not Krejzi.



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