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[openFATE 305640] Replace gnomesu by something more modern
Feature changed by: Gertjan Lettink (Knurpht)
Feature #305640, revision 22
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
Requester: Important
Projectmanager: Important

openSUSE-11.3: Rejected by Vincent Untz (vuntz)
reject reason: Didn't happen for 11.3.
Requester: Important
Projectmanager: Desirable

- openSUSE Distribution: Evaluation by engineering manager
+ openSUSE Distribution: Rejected by Gertjan Lettink (knurpht)
+ reject reason: Too old
Requester: Important

Requested by: Vincent Untz (vuntz)
Product Manager: Federico Lucifredi (flucifredi)
Partner organization:

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.

#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)

#4: Thiago Sayao (sayao) (2010-06-22 13:25:41)
While replacing it, please take this request into account:

openSUSE Feature:

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