[arch-general] coping with damaging updates

Manolo Martínez manolo at austrohungaro.com
Thu Oct 27 15:34:25 EDT 2011

On 10/27/11 at 12:25pm, Leonid Isaev wrote:
> On (10/27/11 18:48), Manolo Martínez wrote:
> -~> On 10/27/11 at 11:24am, Leonid Isaev wrote:
> -~> > you should let console-kit do the permission granting. In fact, on a modern
> -~> > linux system you only have to be a member of 1 group: users.
> -~> 
> -~> And wheel? 
> Wheel has to done manually, of course. What *kit does, in a nutshell, is just
> elevate priviledges of local users over remote, so you can have control over
> devices attached to your machine.
> -- 
Should this be added to the Beginners' Guide at the wiki? I'm thinking of
something ecumenical along the lines of "do it the usergroup way, or you may
consider adding yourself to users and wheel and allow *kit to take care of the
rest by launching your wm under a *kit-session.



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