[BLFS Trac] #3231: polkit-0.99

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Sun Feb 6 02:17:06 PST 2011


#3231: polkit-0.99
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 Reporter:  thomas  |       Owner:  blfs-book@…                   
     Type:  task    |      Status:  new                           
 Priority:  normal  |   Milestone:  6.7                           
Component:  BOOK    |     Version:  SVN                           
 Severity:  normal  |    Keywords:                                
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 There are some newer releases of polkit than 0.94.  Since the version 0.97
 (or so) there is an option to select the authentication framework which
 releases the hard requirement of PAM:

 --with-authfw=nonw|pam|shadow

 I compiled it with 'shadow' and it was no problem to have PAM not
 installed. Unfortunatly, the newer versions of polkit require at least
 glib-2.25.12

 (I came across polkit because KDE-4.6 uses u{dev,disks,power}, and udisks
 needs polkit which needs glib2 which needs ... which needs ...  argh)

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