Bug 604901 - GDM shows an authentication dialog to run /usr/bin/gnome-power-backlight-helper
Summary: GDM shows an authentication dialog to run /usr/bin/gnome-power-backlight-helper
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 600163
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-power-manager   
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Richard Hughes
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-06-16 23:59 UTC by Athmane Madjoudj
Modified: 2010-06-17 07:44 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-06-17 07:44:48 UTC
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Description Athmane Madjoudj 2010-06-16 23:59:11 UTC
Description of problem:

When i boot fedora rawhide i get this authentication dialog before GDM users list dialog:

Authentication is needed to run `/usr/bin/gnome-power-backlight-helper' as the super user

An application [...] to perform this action.

Password for root: [        ]


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


How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot Fedora 13 LiveCD Gnome i686
2. Install Fedora 13 LiveCD Gnome i686
3. Reboot the system
Actual results:

GDM shows the authentication dialog described above.

Expected results:

GDM shows users dialog for login (as usual).

Additional info:

Comment 1 Richard Hughes 2010-06-17 07:44:48 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 600163 ***

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