X2Go Bug report logs - #457
Fwd: polkit-gnome-authentication-agent-1 fails to start on specific distros

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Reported by: Michael DePaulo <mikedep333@gmail.com>

Date: Sat, 22 Mar 2014 15:45:01 UTC

Severity: normal

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Subject: Bug#457: [X2Go-Dev] Bug#457: Fwd: polkit-gnome-authentication-agent-1 fails to start on specific distros
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On Wed, Aug 20, 2014 at 6:57 AM, Mike Gabriel
<mike.gabriel@das-netzwerkteam.de> wrote:
> Hi Michael,
> On  Sa 22 Mär 2014 16:44:34 CET, Michael DePaulo wrote:
> I assume that this GNOME polkit daemon is from GNOMEv2(?).
> Any chance you can provide me with a link to the source code?

`yum provides /usr/libexec/polkit-gnome-authentication-agent-1`
determined that the binary package is
More info is here. the binary package and the source package are both
For some reason the package is not on http://git.centos.org. Maybe it
does not exist in CentOS 7. Either way, the source rpm is here, dated

> Before you do this, please check if the X2Go Session is using
> x2goserver-xsession and if the session is launched (via xinitrc or so) with
> prefixed ck-launch-session.

Whether I login locally or over x2go, running `ps -ef` does not list
any commands prefixed with ck-launch-session.

However, `ck-list-sessions` lists the local session, but not the X2Go session.

Also, note:
$ cat /usr/share/xsessions/gnome.desktop  | grep Exec

> In Debian/Ubuntu, this is handled via /etc/X11/Xsession.d/90consolekit.
> Something equivalent should exist for RHEL-6 based distros.

It appears that the ConsoleKit integration is located in these 3 scripts:

> Mike


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