[clug] KDE fails to log in on the first attempt

Brendan Jurd direvus at gmail.com
Fri Aug 14 05:56:59 MDT 2009

2009/8/14 Brendan Jurd <direvus at gmail.com>:
> I did find the following in my syslog after the login failure ...
> maybe relevant, I'll do some more Googling.
> Aug 14 21:08:53 localhost kdm: :0[6544]: Cannot open ConsoleKit
> session: Unable to open session: Launch helper exited with unknown
> return code 0
> Aug 14 21:08:53 localhost kdm: :0[6544]: Client start failed
> Aug 14 21:08:53 localhost kdm: :0[6544]: Cannot close ConsoleKit
> session: Unable to close session: no session open


Ran rc-update and noticed that consolekit wasn't set to start
automatically.  I added it to the default runlevel, rebooted and
logged in successfully on the first attempt.


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