Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 466773
Dialogue offers me to log out from GDM
Last modified: 2008-10-24 19:07:04 EDT
1. Boot laptop
2. When at gdm, press "Power button"
3. Get dialogue telling me:
"Log out of this system now?
You are currently logged in as "gdm"
You will be automatically logged out in XX seconds".
[Switch user] [Log out] [Cancel]
Another interesting point to notice is that if I do this while another session is running, the dialog pops up in all sessions.
The dialog comes from gnome-session
gnome-settings-daemon handles the power button, and currently calls
I wonder if thats a leftover from when we had a single dialog that also had shutdown in it. Nowadays we have a separate shutdown dialog, and we should
I've fixed gnome-settings-daemon to call gnome-session-save --shutdown-dialog,
but it turns out that currently, gnome-power-manager handles the key and causes the logout dialog to be displayed. I hear that the key handling is going to move to X very soon, though.
This was fixed in gnome-power-manager to bring up the shutdown dialog.