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Month: November 2011

Re: [trinity-devel] Can't login with KDM

From: Darrell Anderson <humanreadable@...>
Date: Thu, 17 Nov 2011 18:17:13 -0800 (PST)
> On a whim I tried this really big
> hammer. I created a patch to strip from the kdebase code all
> references of consolekit.c and CONSOLE_KIT. Seemed like a
> reasonable idea.
> No luck. Still can't login with KDM.
> Would somebody please provide me a
> knee-bone-connected-to-the-thigh-bone explanation or simple
> flow chart how KDM runs through everything? I'm still
> leaning toward this being an authentication problem. Perhaps
> with some kind of flow chart I can try something.

Some progress.

I tried some different -debug options with kdm. I saw an error message "password verify failed." The only place the message is found is in kdm/backend/client.c.

Any ideas where to attack next?