Bug#917431: debian-policy: virtual packages: logind, default-logind
Adam Borowski writes:
> Thus, the wording would be (as proposed by fsateler):
> logind: an org.freedesktop.login1 D-Bus API implementation
> default-logind: should be provided by the distribution's default logind
> provider (currently pam-systemd)
So any provider of logind would have to provide the full interface of
the current interface (including future updates)?
The patch against systemd used versioned provides. Is that still the
plan? If so, it should probably be documented in the virtual package
> Background: currently libpam-systemd provides two features currently used
> by third parties: one is the necessary hooks to start the systemd
> implementation of login1.
You can start logind without libpam-systemd, it just wouldn't know about
any session. So it is about providing hooks to register sessions with