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Bug 234379 - "Error org.freedesktop.Hal.PermissionDenied." when inserting removable disk.
Summary: "Error org.freedesktop.Hal.PermissionDenied." when inserting removable disk.
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 233183
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: hal
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: David Zeuthen
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-03-28 19:36 UTC by Nalin Dahyabhai
Modified: 2013-03-06 03:49 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-03-28 19:50:33 UTC

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Description Nalin Dahyabhai 2007-03-28 19:36:25 UTC
Description of problem:
When I insert a removable USB flash drive, I get a "Permission denied: Not in
active session" error dialog.  There's nothing in the system logs to help
troubleshoot this, either.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Log in at the console.
2. Use "startx" to launch a graphical session.
3. Plug in a flash disk.

Actual results:
Error dialog box.

Expected results:
As in earlier releases, a file manager window appears.

Comment 1 David Zeuthen 2007-03-28 19:50:33 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 233183 ***

Comment 2 jmccann 2007-03-28 19:58:19 UTC
FYI, I've written a Glib log handler that outputs to syslog that I hope to land
in GDM head this week and after that it'll be added to ConsoleKit too.

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