help requested for consolehelper/pam in gsmartcontrol

Colin Walters walters at
Thu Jun 13 15:37:25 UTC 2013

On Thu, 2013-06-13 at 17:18 +0200, Miloslav Trma─Ź wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 13, 2013 at 5:10 PM, Eric Smith <brouhaha at> wrote:
> > I have gsmartcontrol working with consolehelper in F17, but it fails
> > to launch in F18 and F19, and logs messages like this:
> >
> > Jun 12 19:33:30 localhost /etc/gdm/Xsession[2594]: The password you typed is in\
> > valid.
> > Jun 12 19:33:30 localhost /etc/gdm/Xsession[2594]: Please try again.
> "/etc/gdm/Xsession" ?!  I'm not even sure what is writing this to
> syslog 

That's the original binary executed to start the session, so systemd
captures its executable path when connecting to the journal.  Initial
change to ensure the session output goes to the journal is here:

Then later I decided /etc/gdm/Xsession was too lame to live, so:

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