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FS#61654 - [lightdm] 1:1.28.0-2 puts dbus configuration at incorrect path

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Zach Callear (Magotchi) - Wednesday, 06 February 2019, 15:26 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Unconfirmed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture x86_64
Severity High
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 21
Private No

Details

Description:
Package revision 2 of version 1:1.28.0 (1:1.28.0-2) of lightdm puts "org.freedesktop.DisplayManager.conf" at the wrong path (doubling up a directory name), and LightDM therefore fails to start.

I was able to make LightDM start again on my system by moving it to the correct path, as follows:
mv /usr/share/dbus-1/dbus-1/system.d/org.freedesktop.DisplayManager.conf /usr/share/dbus-1/system.d/
This task depends upon

2019-02-07: A task closure has been requested. Reason for request: Fixed in next package version (1:1.28.0-3)
Comment by Leonhard Preis (blacky) - Wednesday, 06 February 2019, 17:01 GMT
Yup. Downgrading to 1:1.28.0-1 also fixes the issue. Preferred this to not mess with package-controlled files.
Comment by Zach Callear (Magotchi) - Wednesday, 06 February 2019, 17:34 GMT
Sure. I don't advise the fix I used. The fix I used was just to confirm the extent of the bug.
Comment by Samy Baiwir (no0be) - Wednesday, 06 February 2019, 21:08 GMT
Faced the same issue after upgrading to 1:1.28.0-2, downgrading back to 1:1.28.0-1 also fixed the issue.
Comment by Zach Callear (Magotchi) - Wednesday, 06 February 2019, 21:13 GMT
This has been fixed in 1:1.28.0-3 .
Comment by David Silva (zorindark) - Thursday, 07 February 2019, 01:17 GMT
[PT]
Já foi corrigido na versão lightdm 1:1.28.0-3

[EN]
Has already been fixed in version lightdm 1:1.28.0-3

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