Yup, Karmic is somewhat of a disaster

NoOp glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Sat Nov 14 19:24:49 UTC 2009

On 11/10/2009 10:47 AM, Rashkae wrote:
> NoOp wrote:
>> On 11/10/2009 08:05 AM, NoOp wrote:
>> ...
>>> 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.
>> Sorry... should be policykit-gnome (not policykit).
> You might as well remove policykit at well, it's not part of a normal
> Karmic installation, (the package has been temporarily renamed
> policykit-1 to allow co-existance of policykit 0.9 and 1.0 during
> transition.

I'm in the process of upgrading (crossgrading?) a 9.04 system today. I'm
on the window 'Support for some applications ended' and sure enough
'policykit-gnome' is listed in the packages that "will be suggested for
removal and the end of the upgrade.".

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