Installing unity from sources always requires admin privileges.

Bug #1485668 reported by Andrea Azzarone on 2015-08-17
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This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Unity
In Progress
Medium
Marco Trevisan (Treviño)
unity (Ubuntu)
Medium
Marco Trevisan (Treviño)

Bug Description

Installing unity from sources always require admin privileges because it tries to install unity pam config file in /etc/...

Related branches

Andrea Azzarone (azzar1) on 2015-08-17
Changed in unity:
importance: Undecided → High
status: New → In Progress
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: New → In Progress
importance: Undecided → High
Changed in unity:
assignee: nobody → Andrea Azzarone (azzar1)
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Andrea Azzarone (azzar1)
Changed in unity:
milestone: none → 7.3.3
importance: High → Medium
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
importance: High → Medium
tags: added: rls-w-incoming
Changed in unity:
milestone: 7.3.3 → 7.4.0
tags: added: rls-x-incoming
removed: rls-w-incoming
tags: added: unity-backlog
Changed in unity:
assignee: Andrea Azzarone (azzar1) → Marco Trevisan (Treviño) (3v1n0)
Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
milestone: none → ubuntu-16.04
assignee: Andrea Azzarone (azzar1) → Marco Trevisan (Treviño) (3v1n0)
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package unity - 7.4.0+16.04.20160209.3-0ubuntu1

---------------
unity (7.4.0+16.04.20160209.3-0ubuntu1) xenial; urgency=medium

  [ Didier Roche ]
  * debian: Recommends session-shortcuts, prodiving easy way to
    shutdown, reboot and logout from dash

  [ Marco Trevisan (Treviño) ]
  * CMake: use GNUInstallDirs with native multi-arch support (LP:
    #1508635, #1485668)
  * Launcher: add FileManager, Trash and Volume icons integration (LP:
    #1524721, #1161323, #1063838, #1063823)
  * SwitcherModel: avoid to access to invalid selection or to divide by
    zero (LP: #1537524)

  [ handsome_feng ]
  * Extend the lockscreen theme for kylin.

 -- Marco Trevisan (Treviño) <mail@3v1n0.net> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:21:15 +0000

Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Released
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