[lfs-dev] dbus, systemd, polkit, and consolekit

akhiezer lfs65 at cruziero.com
Sat May 10 12:15:53 PDT 2014

> Date: Sat, 10 May 2014 12:20:23 -0400
> From: Drew Ames <jxa127 at verizon.net>
> To: lfs-dev at lists.linuxfromscratch.org
> Subject: Re: [lfs-dev] dbus, systemd, polkit, and consolekit
> > Unless I get some feedback in the next couple of days with solid 
> > reasons that systemd, polkit, and consolekit are important, I am going 
> > to replace systemd with eudev in LFS and minimize recommendations for 
> > polkit and consolekit in BLFS.
> To my knowledge, Slackware is still built without polkit and (maybe) 
> consolekit. Not all systems need them. And (FWIW) I agree that BLFS is a 
> good place for them.
> >

Slackware's had both - plus udisks*/udev/dbus/&c - for quite a few years
now; and the user can switch them on or off as they wish.


p.s. Drew, your messages to list are coming through with:
Reply-To: jxa127 at verizon.net,
        LFS Developers Mailinglist <lfs-dev at lists.linuxfromscratch.org>
This might cause some problems for you in receiving replies via list,
since the server &c switchover of a few weeks back. You might need/want to
remove the 'replyto' field in your mail client's cfg for the account. Ref
e.g. the recent thread at:
, msgs:


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