Bug 243970 - permission to suspend denied when at tty1 rather than in X
permission to suspend denied when at tty1 rather than in X
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-power-manager (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: David Zeuthen
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Reported: 2007-06-13 01:07 EDT by David Baron
Modified: 2013-03-05 22:51 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-06-16 21:34:21 EDT
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Description David Baron 2007-06-13 01:07:59 EDT
Description of problem:  When I'm at tty1 and I press my laptop's suspend key,
gnome-power-manager says I shouldn't be able to suspend, and prevents it from
happening (see bug 243969 for problems this causes).  It shouldn't prevent me
from suspending:  I'm at the machine.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:  Once.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Press Ctrl-Alt-F1 to go to tty1
2. Press laptop suspend key (Fn-F4)
Actual results:  Permission to suspend denied:
Jun 13 04:48:08 ridley gnome-power-manager: (dbaron) Suspending computer because
the suspend button has been pressed
Jun 13 04:48:09 ridley gnome-power-manager: (dbaron) Permission denied: Not in
active session code='32' quark='g-exec-error-quark'
Jun 13 04:48:09 ridley gnome-power-manager: (dbaron) Resuming computer
plus the mess described in bug 243969.

Expected results:  Laptop suspends.
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