[gccsdk] polkit-policy-file-validate

Jan-Jaap van der Geer jjvdgeer at inbox.com
Tue Oct 26 14:39:10 PDT 2010


John Tytgat <John.Tytgat at aaug.net> wrote:

> In message <769a606c51.Jan-Jaap at iyonix.c2i.net>
>           Jan-Jaap van der Geer <jjvdgeer at inbox.com> wrote:

> > I tried building the last version of Vala but it failed with:

> > Autobuilder: polkit-policy-file-validate not found; is it
> > installed on your path?

> > I think this was caused by my upgrade to Ubuntu 10.10, but I'm
> > not sure.

> > I tried installing the PolicyKit package, but apt-get tells me
> > it doesn't exist. PolicyKit-1 is installed, though.

> > What do I need to get around this?

> > For now I removed this dependency from the build script, which
> > works as well, but...

> Perhaps you can figure out who/when this requirement got added
> and maybe that will learn us what the (presumebly) new
> requirement is.

It seems it was checked in by Chris Palmer 30-9-2009 with the log
message "Also need polkit-policy-file-validate". No other changes
than the addition of this dependency.

It doesn't tell me much.

Cheers,
Jan-Jaap




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