[blfs-support] polkit-0.107

Fernando de Oliveira famobr at yahoo.com.br
Sat Jul 14 19:08:59 PDT 2012


--- Em sáb, 14/7/12, Bruce Dubbs escreveu:

> De: Bruce Dubbs
> Assunto: Re: [blfs-support] polkit-0.107
> Para: "BLFS Support List"
> Data: Sábado, 14 de Julho de 2012, 21:59
> Fernando de Oliveira wrote:
> > Have polkit-0.105 installed.
> >
> > A bit reluctant in upgrading to polkit-0.107, as it
> seems there are
> > fundamental differences:
> >
> > $ diff -qr polkit-{0.105,0.107} | sort | grep -i only
> > Only in polkit-0.105/etc/polkit-1: localauthority
> > Only in polkit-0.105/etc/polkit-1:
> localauthority.conf.d
> > Only in polkit-0.105/etc/polkit-1: nullbackend.conf.d
> > Only in polkit-0.105/usr/include/polkit-1:
> polkitbackend
> > Only in polkit-0.105/usr/lib: libpolkit-backend-1.a
> > Only in polkit-0.105/usr/lib: libpolkit-backend-1.la
> > Only in polkit-0.105/usr/lib: libpolkit-backend-1.so
> > Only in polkit-0.105/usr/lib: libpolkit-backend-1.so.0
> > Only in polkit-0.105/usr/lib:
> libpolkit-backend-1.so.0.0.0
> > Only in polkit-0.105/usr/lib/pkgconfig:
> polkit-backend-1.pc
> > Only in polkit-0.105/usr/lib/polkit-1: extensions
> > Only in polkit-0.105: var
> > Only in polkit-0.107/etc/polkit-1: rules.d
> > Only in polkit-0.107/usr/share/polkit-1: rules.d
> >
> > Please:
> > What do you think?
> >
> > And/or
> >
> > If anyone have done that, is there any additional
> steps, compared to a
> > fresh install?
> 
> I haven't tried it yet, but it just looks like some internal
> changes to 
> me.  Is libpolkit-backend-1 used anywhere that you know
> about?  The 
> items in /etc/polkit-1 are probably not used any more, but
> there do
> appear to be new locations for rules.

Thanks, Bruce, for the fast reply.

First, used

    ldd * 2>/dev/null | grep libpolkit-backend

in some directories, and got only libpolkit-backend* themselves, not
references to them, thus, decided to take the risk.

Got the previous version packaged, just in case.

[]s,
Fernando



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