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FS#38466 - [gparted] Replace polkit-gnome with polkit in optdepends

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Balló György (City-busz) - Saturday, 11 January 2014, 18:41 GMT
Last edited by Giovanni Scafora (giovanni) - Sunday, 12 January 2014, 11:17 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Giovanni Scafora (giovanni)
Architecture All
Severity Very Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


The polkit authentication agent is a session-specific thing. Users have to ensure that it's available in their X session. Cinnamon, GNOME and KDE users are already have one, and lightweight DE users could choose one of the available implementations, but they have to ensure that the agent is autostarted with their session.[1]

Therefore polkit-gnome is not directly related to GParted, please replace it with polkit in optdepends.

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Closed by  Giovanni Scafora (giovanni)
Sunday, 12 January 2014, 11:17 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  Fixed in gparted-0.17.0-2