Bug 505528 - [kcontrol]Normal user can shutdown the system even if did not give them permission
[kcontrol]Normal user can shutdown the system even if did not give them permi...
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kdebase (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Ngo Than
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Reported: 2009-06-12 05:20 EDT by Yewei Shao
Modified: 2009-06-30 12:01 EDT (History)
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Description Yewei Shao 2009-06-12 05:20:10 EDT
Description of problem:
Setting the permission of who can shutdown the computer, even if only giving permission to root, other normal user also can shutdownt the system.

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How reproducible:everytime

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Launch KDE Control Center by enter 'kcontrol' on Kconsole.
2.Go to "System Administration" index, click on item "Login Manager"
3.In right page, click on tab "Shutdown"
4.For option "Allow Shutdown", choose "Only Root"
5.Change to normal user to login system again, try to shutdown the system
Actual results:
After the step 5, normal user can shutdown the system.

Expected results:
Normal user can not shutdow the system.

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Comment 1 Ngo Than 2009-06-30 12:01:37 EDT
>Actual results:
>After the step 5, normal user can shutdown the system.
you still see the shutdown/reboot dialog, but if you click on this, it will ask you the root password. Without root password you cannot shutdown/reboot machine.

It's not a bug.

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