indicator-cpufreq crashed with DBusException in call_blocking(): com.ubuntu.DeviceDriver.PermissionDeniedByPolicy: com.ubuntu.indicatorcpufreqselector.setfrequencyscaling

Bug #957430 reported by fjgaude on 2012-03-16
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This bug affects 7 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
indicator-cpufreq (Ubuntu)
Medium
Unassigned

Bug Description

Indicator error msg came a little after startup.

ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.04
Package: indicator-cpufreq 0.1.4-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.2.0-18.29-generic 3.2.9
Uname: Linux 3.2.0-18-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 1.94.1-0ubuntu2
Architecture: amd64
Date: Fri Mar 16 14:15:17 2012
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/indicator-cpufreq
ExecutableTimestamp: 1321042116
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS "Precise Pangolin" - Alpha amd64 (20120106)
InterpreterPath: /usr/bin/python2.7
PackageArchitecture: all
ProcCmdline: /usr/bin/python /usr/bin/indicator-cpufreq
ProcCwd: /home/frank
PythonArgs: ['/usr/bin/indicator-cpufreq']
SourcePackage: indicator-cpufreq
Title: indicator-cpufreq crashed with DBusException in call_blocking(): com.ubuntu.DeviceDriver.PermissionDeniedByPolicy: com.ubuntu.indicatorcpufreqselector.setfrequencyscaling
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to precise on 2012-03-13 (3 days ago)
UserGroups: adm cdrom dip lpadmin plugdev sambashare sudo

fjgaude (tanzen) wrote :
tags: removed: need-duplicate-check
Changed in indicator-cpufreq (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
Robert Roth (evfool) wrote :

Thanks for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. We appreciate the difficulties you are facing, but this appears to be a "regular" (non-security) bug. I have unmarked it as a security issue since this bug does not show evidence of allowing attackers to cross privilege boundaries nor directly cause loss of data/privacy. Please feel free to report any other bugs you may find.

information type: Private → Public
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in indicator-cpufreq (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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