Elogind v239.1 Devuan/Debian combined source

Svante Signell svante.signell at gmail.com
Sat Nov 17 10:24:27 GMT 2018

On Sat, 2018-11-17 at 10:05 +0000, Mark Hindley wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 17, 2018 at 09:12:24AM +0000, Ian Jackson wrote:
> > Right.  Much of what was there was an inevitable consequence of the
> > approach, though.
> > 
> > I will see if I can find some tim to dig into the polkit source to
> > see
> > if I can't see a better way.  If not I may be able to at least
> > produce
> > a convincing argument why it has to be done this way, that's better
> > than "we tried it the other way and it didn't work"...
> Please do. At the moment policykit-1 using libsystemd or libelogind
> (or 
> even consolekit) is a compile time choice AFAICS. But if you can see 
> another way, I am very open to it.

Hi Mark,

Did you look at what we did in Devuan? We have two backends, and even
had three. Now you would need three: systemd,elogind and consolekit2.


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