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

Package: libpolkit-backend-1-0; Reported by: Shane Kimble <>; dated Wed, 8 Aug 2018 16:03:10 UTC; Maintainer for libpolkit-backend-1-0 is (unknown).

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Subject: libpolkit-backend-1-0: switch dependency resolution to
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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 desk=
top environments, libpolkit-backend-1-0-consolekit is prevents escalated pr=
ivilege 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 beco=
mes fully functional.

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<div class=3D"">Version: 0.105-18&#43;devuan2.11</div>
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<div class=3D"">When performing a minimal install, followed by an installat=
ion of most desktop environments, libpolkit-backend-1-0-consolekit is preve=
nts escalated privilege desktop functionality. &nbsp;This includes mounting=
 disks, setting power options, setting
 session options, and shutdown/reboot.</div>
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<div class=3D"">The exact issue is discussed here:&nbsp;<a href=3D"https://=" class=3D"">
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<div class=3D"">By switching to&nbsp;libpolkit-backend-1-0-elogind, the des=
ktop environment becomes fully functional.</div>


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