Bug 806059 - The authorization needed for 'org.fedoraproject.config.samba.configure' could not be obtained. The application will exit now.
The authorization needed for 'org.fedoraproject.config.samba.configure' could...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-samba (Show other bugs)
i386 Unspecified
unspecified Severity high
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Assigned To: Nils Philippsen
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-03-22 15:27 EDT by Deepak Kumar Mishra
Modified: 2013-02-13 14:37 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-02-13 14:37:51 EST
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Description Deepak Kumar Mishra 2012-03-22 15:27:55 EDT
Description of problem:
The authorization needed for 'org.fedoraproject.config.samba.configure' could not be obtained. The application will exit now.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. start system-config-samba as a logged in user/ wheel user ( but not root) menu or from gnome-terminal
2. The issue will be observed.. It is not ask for username or password
Actual results:
A dialogue will be shown and it will say "Authorization Error"
below The authorization needed for 'org.fedoraproject.config.samba.configure' could not be obtained. The application will exit now.

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when logged in as su it works properly
Comment 1 Deepak Kumar Mishra 2012-03-22 15:29:43 EDT
please let me know which all log files will help you in understanding and debugging this issue. It is blocking me from doing any thing..  
It is practically impossible to ask for root password every time..
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