Yup, Karmic is somewhat of a disaster

NoOp glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Tue Nov 10 16:05:50 UTC 2009

On 11/09/2009 07:35 PM, Rashkae wrote:
> NoOp wrote:
>> So, no idea why it's been moved to universe... you'll have to check
>> launchpad for that.
>> https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/policykit-gnome
> It's still possible to isntall policykit.  I think maybe it's for third
> party support.  All of ubuntu's hal policies have been ported to
> policykit-1, but I suppose it's entirely possible for a third party app
> or service to have an old policykit profile, in which case, you would
> use the old policykit packages to benefit from it.
> In any case, as far as Ubuntu install is concerned,
> policykit-gnome-administration no longer does anything just for you..
> just a red herring for upgraders.

So it looks like I can probably just removed it on the laptop
(policykit), as it just shows a basic framework w/no added applications
as it does on jaunty. In other words, it's just taking up space on my drive.

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