Re: "not authorised" doing various desktoppy things [and 1 more messages]
Ansgar Burchardt writes ("Re: "not authorised" doing various desktoppy things [and 1 more messages]"):
> Ian Jackson writes:
> > In fact I didn't have libpam-systemd installed for some strange
> > reason, but installing it hasn't helped. (All the symptoms I report
> > above are with it installed.)
> How did you not have libpam-systemd installed? network-manager has
> Depends: policykit-1 and policykit-1 has Depends: libpam-systemd.
I'm afraid I don't know for sure. I think this was probably a
weirdness on my system due to odd things I did to it, and not a bug in
any package dependencies. When I asked apt-get to install
libpam-systemd, it upgraded a number of other packages. I don't think
this is worth investigating further.
I think #844785 needs a fix though. Tips for where to look would be
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