unable to enter password into policikit
- From: Francesco Fumanti <francesco fumanti gmx net>
- To: gnome-accessibility-list gnome org
- Subject: unable to enter password into policikit
- Date: Thu, 3 Apr 2008 17:58:34 +0200
I want to draw attention to the following problem, and ask what will
be the best way to get it solved by somebody:
When I click on an Unlock button (for example of the Network Settings
capplet = network-admin), a password dialog opens and I am not able
to enter my administrator password with an onscreen keyboard into
I suppose that this dialog gets created from policykit and the dialog
window is modal, because the clicks on the onscreen keyboard do not
Similar situation where the onscreen keyboard works:
When I open the Synaptic Package Manager, I get the gksu-dialog to
enter my administratorr password. As I activated the
/apps/gksu/disable_grab gconf key, I am able to enter the password
with an onscreen keyboard (i.e.:onboard).
How to proceed?
Could anybody please tell me how to proceed for the problem to get
the attention of the people appropriate to provide a solution?
Thanks in advance.
PS: The problem is probably related to the grabbing of the pointer:
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