Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 657979
Session marked as inactive when using xdm greeter
Last modified: 2012-08-16 14:59:07 EDT
Description of problem:gnome system pulldown has no shutdown item and inserting usb key gives not authorized message.
ck-list-sessions shows session as inactive.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. use xdm as greeter
session is shown as inactive, gnome system pulldown does not have "shut down" option and inserting usb key results in not authorized message.
session is active, gnome system pulldown includes shut down and usb keys automatically are mounted.
System worked fine in F13 prior to upgrade to F14. Also works fine if gdm is used as greeter. Going to a different virtual terminal window and returning has no effect of session status. Possibly related to BZ 237621 and first reported to BZ 643367
Same Problem here with Slim as greeter
[user@wks ~]$ ck-list-sessions
unix-user = '500'
realname = '. .'
seat = 'Seat3'
session-type = ''
active = FALSE
x11-display = ':0.0'
x11-display-device = '/dev/tty8'
display-device = ''
remote-host-name = ''
is-local = FALSE
on-since = '2010-12-14T16:52:20.409626Z'
login-session-id = '21'
Created attachment 470470 [details]
This patch makes xdm + ConsoleKit work again.
Not sure how to fix it properly, but adding the attached patch to ConsoleKit (which reverts a part of previous change) fixes this for me.
It would be nice if someone with ConsoleKit knowledge fixed it, it seems that ConsoleKit is broken on 100% F14+xdm systems.
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