gnome 2.14 issues

eoghan freebsd at
Wed May 3 12:57:01 UTC 2006

Alexander Leidinger wrote:
> Quoting eoghan <freebsd at> (from Tue, 02 May 2006 21:56:30 +0100):
>> Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
>>> eoghan wrote:
>>>> First off, my problem with Desktop -> Administration persists.
>>>> That is, when i try to open anything in here it prompts for a root
>>>> password which it will not accept, message is:
>>>> "The entered password is invalid, Check that you typed it correctly and
>>>> that you haven't activated the caps lock key"
>>>> I am really stuck on this one, was happening to me in 2.12 and I waited
>>>> for 2.14. I asked before and no one else seems to be having this issue.
>>>> If anyone can give me any clues I would appreciate it.
>>> Works for me on 6-STABLE and -CURRENT.  I haven't had any problems with
>>> these tools since I fixed the pipe problems a few months ago.
>> Thanks. Any suggestions on how I can resolve this?
> Just to be sure: this user is in group "wheel" ("su -" on the command 
> line works)?
> Bye,
> Alexander.

Yes, the user is in this group. I can use from terminal and su fine. If 
I try launch any admin services from terminal i get no prompt to enter 
just the message... will check.

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