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Re: Polkit: prompt for root password

Am 01.09.2015 um 20:29 schrieb Jayson Willson:
> Thank you for your advice, I have found the way:
> Comment out file
> /etc/polkit-1/localauthority.conf.d/51-debian-sudo.conf, which overrides
> /etc/polkit-1/localauthority.conf.d/50-localauthority.conf and makes
> polkit consider members of "sudo" groups as administrators.

So you user was in group "sudo", having admin privileges.
Just curious: why do you then want to prompt for the root password and
not the user password for that user?

Why is it that all of the instruments seeking intelligent life in the
universe are pointed away from Earth?

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