[SATLUG] cryptic error

Borries Demeler demeler at biochem.uthscsa.edu
Wed Oct 8 08:43:27 CDT 2008


Ed,

thanks very much! I will try that next time I am in front of this computer.
THis link gives all the information I would need, and in any case, points
me into the right direction and tells me that the hal daemon is the origin
of this message.

Thanks again! -borries
> 
> On Sat, Oct 4, 2008 at 1:27 PM, Borries Demeler
> <demeler at biochem.uthscsa.edu> wrote:
> > On my slack12 box I get this when connecting a USB storage device and
> > asking it to open it in konqueror:
> >
> > A security policy in place prevents this sender from sending this message
> > to this recipient, see message bus configuration file (rejected message
> > had interface "org.freedesktop.Hal.Device.Volume" member "Mount" error
> > name "(unset)" destination "org.freedesktop.Hal")
> >
> > When I click on "Devices" I says: Devices: Protocol not supported
> >
> > Can someone translate this for me? What do I need to change here?
> >
> > Thanks, -b.
> Borries,
> 
> I think that I've found a possible link for you:
> 
> http://www.jefferyfernandez.id.au/2007/07/26/a-security-policy-in-place-prevents-mounting-of-volumes/
> 
> I did a google search for     a security policy in place prevents
> and this is the first hit, but from reading the problem seems to lie
> with the hal daemon's configuration files.
> 
> Hope that this helps
> 
> Ed
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