[arch-dev-public] consolekit dependencies?

Andrea Scarpino andrea at archlinux.org
Sat Oct 13 09:14:32 EDT 2012

On Saturday 13 October 2012 11:42:41 Thomas Bächler wrote:
> Most (all?) of our login manager still depend on consolekit. However,
> since consolekit support will be stripped from polkit when
> gnome-unstable goes to testing (soon?), registering consolekit sessions
> on login has no effect whatsoever.
> Should we rebuild our login managers to remove the consolekit dependencies?
> I rebuilt kdebase-workspace locally yesterday, and polkit seems to work
> just fine. kde itself does not use consolekit, except through polkit.

It's ok for me. +1 to remove CK.

PS. NetworkManager users will need nm from gnome-unstable; it will 
be moved together with gnome, so this isn't a stopper.


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