Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 214784
xauth leaves lock files after switching user id
Last modified: 2014-06-18 05:08:59 EDT
Description of problem:
xauth lock files are remaining in user home after switching user id.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
All the time
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Login through ssh as regular user with X11 forwarding enable
2. su - root
3. env|grep XAUTHORITY - points to a random file
4. logout - $XAUTHORITY file won't get deleted
Fedora Core 6 is no longer supported, could you please reproduce this with the
updated version of the currently supported distribution (Fedora 7, 8, or
Rawhide)? If this issue turns out to still be reproducible, please let us know
in this bug report. If after a month's time we have not heard back from you, we
will have to close this bug as CANTFIX.
Setting status to NEEDINFO, and awaiting information from the reporter.
[This is mass-filed message to all open Fedora Core 6 bugs related to Xorg or
Gecko. If you see any other reason, why this bug shouldn't be closed, please,
comment on it here.]
The issue doesn't exist in Fedora 8