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Package: policykit-1 (0.96-2ubuntu0.2)

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Original Maintainers (usually from Debian):

  • Utopia Maintenance Team (Mail Archive)
  • Michael Biebl
  • Martin Pitt

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framework for managing administrative policies and privileges

PolicyKit is an application-level toolkit for defining and handling the policy that allows unprivileged processes to speak to privileged processes.

It is a framework for centralizing the decision making process with respect to granting access to privileged operations (like calling the HAL Mount() method) for unprivileged (desktop) applications.

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