Initial draft of privilege escalation policy

Adam Williamson awilliam at
Tue Jan 26 01:29:40 UTC 2010

On Mon, 2010-01-25 at 14:41 -0700, Stephen John Smoogen wrote:

> Personally I would prefer if we had just ONE system to do priv
> escalation through. I wish there was some 'libsudo' or 'pamsudo' that
> applications could go though then I would think your job, app writers
> jobs and who knows else would be a lot easier. Either that or a sudod
> but thats just crazy land.

That's more or less exactly what PolicyKit is supposed to achieve.
Adam Williamson
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