Feature changed by: Vincent Untz (vuntz) Feature #305640, revision 21 Title: Replace gnomesu by something more modern
openSUSE-11.2: Rejected by JP Rosevear (jproseve) reject date: 2009-08-21 08:44:09 reject reason: Past feature freeze Priority Requester: Important Projectmanager: Important
- openSUSE-11.3: Evaluation by engineering manager + openSUSE-11.3: Rejected by Vincent Untz (vuntz) + reject reason: Didn't happen for 11.3. Priority Requester: Important Projectmanager: Desirable
+ openSUSE Distribution: Evaluation by engineering manager + Priority + Requester: Important
Requested by: Vincent Untz (vuntz) Product Manager: (Novell) Product Manager: (Novell) Project Manager: (Novell) Engineering Manager: (Novell) Partner organization: openSUSE.org
Description: gnomesu is kind of obsolete and unmaintained. In the world of PolicyKit, we could use the new PolicyKit-aware gksu, or the adminkit stuff done by Rodrigo.
Discussion: #1: Federico Lucifredi (flucifredi) (2009-01-26 19:23:30) this is probably a duplicate.
#2: Vincent Untz (vuntz) (2009-09-07 14:22:26) FWIW, we also have pkexec now, but pkexec doesn't work with graphical apps (it doesn't keep $DISPLAY)
#3: Vincent Untz (vuntz) (2010-06-03 16:21:40) (reply to #2) See https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=23673
#4: Thiago Sayao (sayao) (2010-06-22 13:25:41) While replacing it, please take this request into account: https://features.opensuse.org/310005