polkit-1 for elogind

Mark Hindley mark at hindley.org.uk
Wed Nov 21 15:18:31 GMT 2018

On Sat, Nov 17, 2018 at 09:12:24AM +0000, Ian Jackson wrote:
> 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"...

I am wondering if you managed to have a look at polkit wrt integrating it with elogind?

I know you didn't like my approach, or were worried the polkit maintainers

As a side note, I have also managed to make it work using a
LD_PRELOAD=libelogind.so.0 wrapper around polkitd.  That feels a very hacky
solution though. It also requires a wrapper around the other binaries (pkcheck

> Or maybe we should just ask the polkit maintainers what they think.

Do you want me to do that?


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