Devuan bug report logs - #233
libpolkit-backend-1-0: switch dependency resolution to libpolkit-backend-1-0-elogind

Package: libpolkit-backend-1-0; Maintainer for libpolkit-backend-1-0 is Devuan Dev Team <>;

Reported by: Shane Kimble <>

Date: Wed, 8 Aug 2018 16:03:10 UTC

Severity: normal

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Subject: libpolkit-backend-1-0: switch dependency resolution to libpolkit-backend-1-0-elogind
Date: Wed, 8 Aug 2018 15:59:08 +0000
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Package: libpolkit-backend-1-0
Version: 0.105-18+devuan2.11

When performing a minimal install, followed by an installation of most desktop environments, libpolkit-backend-1-0-consolekit is prevents escalated privilege desktop functionality.  This includes mounting disks, setting power options, setting session options, and shutdown/reboot.

The exact issue is discussed here:

By switching to libpolkit-backend-1-0-elogind, the desktop environment becomes fully functional.
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