[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#470412: Bug#470412: exo-utils: extra mount options not supported

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at debian.org
Tue Mar 11 15:05:46 UTC 2008

On Tue, Mar 11, 2008 at 02:38:17PM +0000, Alexander E. Patrakov wrote:
> How can policykit, which is, according to the description on its web page, just 
> a parser for configuration similar to that one in /etc/sudoers, help here?

Well, upstream said that. I didn't investigate, but it seems they're right.
> In my opinion, the best place to configure it is in the kernel. See 
> http://lkml.org/lkml/2007/3/18/100 and help me to improve this patch, by 
> addressing the objection about not covering hfs and ncphs filesystems.

I disagree. Not all token should have the same codepage/charset, so having to
change stuff in the kernel isn't a good idea imho. Fstab _can_ help in your
situation, and then I'll guess you'll have to wait for policykit support.


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