Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 452229
Authorizations not granted to gnome users
Last modified: 2013-03-05 22:56:20 EST
Description of problem:
Gnome users are not granted system authorizations (sound, printer, reboot)
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Fedora 9 on a 64-bit computer
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Upgrade from FC8, avoiding ConsoleKit
2. Upgrade ConsoleKit
No access to sound, printer, scanner, shutdown, restart, .... for a plain user
sound, printer, scanner should be accessible after logging into gnome
shutdown and restart should be present in logout menu.
Problem was tracked down to system authorization not granted. ACLs were not set
on /dev/sound etc.
ck-list-sessions issued an error related to :
which is an incorrect path on a 64-bit computer.
Redirecting to /lib64/dbus-1/dbus-daemon-launch-helper
solved the issue.
Notes : may be related to bug #448387 (though this bug was also seen on an i386)
may also be related to buf #332781, but message #7 shows ACLs were set, which is
not the case in the current situation.
I did not find where /lib/dbus-1/dbus-daemon-launch-helper was called, this is
why I post this as a ConsoleKit bug
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