[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#572782: Bug#572782: xfce4-session-logout --halt does not halt the machine

Michaël Ball michael.ball at gmail.com
Sun Mar 7 06:33:54 UTC 2010

On Sat, 2010-03-06 at 20:50 +0100, Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
> On sam., 2010-03-06 at 16:50 +0000, Michaël Ball wrote:
> > > And has the terminal from where you run it all the capabilities do
> > > shutdown? (can talk to dbus, has policykit permissions etc.?)
> > 
> > I've set up the policykit permissions so that my username can issue a
> > shutdown/reboot. Am I correct in thinking that this is all that is
> > necessary to make sure a command issued by me from the console will have
> > the correct permission to shutdown? 
> I think a good way to test would be to run xfce4-session-logout without
> any arg, and chose “halt” there.

I have tried this, and it shuts down correctly. So would it still be a
permissions issue?

Michaël Ball <michael.ball at gmail.com>

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