[Sugar-devel] [PATCH] use ConsoleKit instead of HAL for shutdown/reboot
pgf at laptop.org
Tue Apr 20 20:52:28 EDT 2010
> On Tue, Apr 20, 2010 at 08:37:54PM -0400, Paul Fox wrote:
> > so, can someone tell me (gently) why either of these techniques
> > is better than simply invoking /bin/reboot or /bin/shutdown?
> > (other than the fact that those will work even if hal isn't
> > running?)
> Lets Sugar hop the privilege barrier in a controlled fashion. We could
> work around that entirely by blessing /bin/reboot or /bin/shutdown with
> setuid. ;-}
doh. thank you. that was very gentle. :-)
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paul fox, pgf at laptop.org
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