[blfs-support] gparted, polkit or not, logout

Fernando de Oliveira famobr at yahoo.com.br
Sat Dec 14 02:13:15 PST 2013

Em 13-12-2013 22:49, Dan McGhee escreveu:
> On 12/13/2013 05:58 PM, Fernando de Oliveira wrote:
>> However, now, I have polkit working as expected with Linux-PAM and
>> consolekit, and for the first time, since I stopped using HAL, I have a
>> complete logout dialogue in LXDE, with all options, Shutdown and Reboot
>> working as they should.
> With the very limited knowledge that I have gained in the last couple of 
> days, it what you have now includes polkit-gnome, you should be able to 
> launch gparted from the menu by creating the file mentioned in the other 
> thread and changing the "Exec" line in gparted.desktop to "pkexec gparted."
> I think that the key, as I learned from Armin, is that polkit cannot 
> launch a gui by itself. It needs polkit-gnome or, this might be wrong, 
> lxpolkit. In my search for knowledge I found that both sudo and polkit 
> operate independently of one another. You can defeat the one with the other.

If is true, it should not run from a terminal, neither.


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