Xfce 4.6 Beta 2 on FreeBSD

Oliver Lehmann lehmann at ans-netz.de
Wed Nov 19 20:31:10 CET 2008

Brian J. Tarricone wrote:

> > - reboot and/or shutdown does not work, instead of the expected result,
> >   xfce4 is just closing and prior to finishing the closing, an empty
> >   messaging box is shown w/o a windowmanager frame, showing a red
> >   stop-sign with no text and just an OK button.
> Weird, please file a bug for this against xfce4-session.  I'm mainly 
> interested in the issue with the useless error message.  I consider the 
> sudo helper unmaintained and I don't really care to improve it.  (Yes, I 
> know, not every OS out there has HAL, but I don't have the time or 
> inclination to maintain the sudo helper.  That doesn't mean I won't 
> accept patches for it, though.)

maybe the logoff dialog is not using the helper at all - FreeBSD has HAL
support and it is installed (and hald is running). How can I find out if
HAL or the helper is used before filling a bug report?

 Oliver Lehmann

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