Elogind v239.1 Devuan/Debian combined source

Svante Signell svante.signell at gmail.com
Sun Nov 11 13:09:32 GMT 2018

On Sat, 2018-11-10 at 23:01 +0000, Peter Maydell wrote:
> Mark Hindley  <mark at hindley.org.uk> wrote:
> > I have been working on a combined Devuan and Debian packaging of elogind.
> > 
> > Starting with Andreas' great work for Devuan I have merged upstream v239.1
> > and
> > cleaned up some of the packaging to make it more suitable for, one day,
> > uploading to Debian.
> > It builds on both Devuan and Debian and I can boot into xfce4 in a sid VM.
> > 
> > It requires more testing before merging with Devuan. Perhaps those who have
> > seen
> > issues with the v234 versions would like to try and see if anything has been
> > fixed upstream.
> > 
> > Source is at https://git.devuan.org/LeePen/elogind/tree/debian_WIP
> Hi -- I had a go at testing this with Debian buster, building from
> your commit 98f0f1042d219289.
> Test process:
> (10) apt --no-install-recommends install mate-desktop-environment
>  -- this is mate-desktop-environment plus pretty much all the 'recommends'
> that apt lists, except mate-power-manager, which wants policykit-1

elogind is not supposed to work with task-mate-desktop (mate-desktop-
In ACSII you have five desktop environments:
xfce, mate: consolekit
cinnamon, kde, lxqt: elogind

The first two works with consolekit, while the three other works with elogind.
All these desktops were thoroughly tested before the release of ASCII.

On my ASCII laptop I have the following packages installed:
ii  policykit-1 0.105-18+devuan2.11 amd64 framework for managing administrative
policies and privileges
ii  libpolkit-agent-1-0 0.105-18+devuan2.11 amd64 PolicyKit Authentication Agent
ii  libpolkit-backend-1-0 0.105-18+devuan2.11 all PolicyKit Authorization API
ii  libpolkit-backend-consolekit-1-0:amd64 0.105-18+devuan2.11 amd64 PolicyKit
backend API
ii  libpolkit-gobject-1-0 0.105-18+devuan2.11 all PolicyKit Authorization API
ii  libpolkit-gobject-consolekit-1-0:amd64 0.105-18+devuan2.11 amd64 PolicyKit
Authorization API

ii  mate-polkit:amd64 1.16.0-2 amd64 MATE authentication agent for PolicyKit-1
ii  mate-polkit-common 1.16.0-2 amd64 MATE authentication agent for PolicyKit-1
(common files)      

ii  console-setup 1.164 all console font and keymap setup program
ii  console-setup-linux 1.164 all Linux specific part of console-setup
ii  consolekit 0.4.6-6 amd64 framework for defining and tracking users, sessions
and seats

ii  mate-power-manager 1.16.2-1+deb9u1 amd64 ower management tool for the MATE

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