[Pkg-xfce-devel] Root Authentication Occasionally Required for Reboot/Poweroff

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at debian.org
Fri Sep 9 20:10:52 UTC 2011

On ven., 2011-09-09 at 14:12 -0400, Gilbert Sullivan wrote:
> The dialog states something along the lines of requiring root 
> authentication to shut down a system when users are logged on.

Please provide the exact text.

Did you check that noone else was logged on? That includes root.

Basically it seems that consolekit denies you the shutdown because of

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