Enviroment variables and KAuth

Dario Freddi drf54321 at gmail.com
Fri Jul 22 10:28:13 BST 2011

2011/7/5 Konstantinos Smanis <konstantinos.smanis at gmail.com>

> Is it a bug or feature that no enviroment variables (most notably
> $PATH) are set for DBus-activated KAuth helpers?
> Manually launching the helper from a shell doesn't lead to this
> behaviour: enviroment variables are properly set.

KAuth helpers are always triggered by DBus, so they follow DBus activation's
Besides that, no environment variables should be relevant to an helper, and
can instead be harmful, so you can indeed consider that a feature.

> Konstantinos Smanis
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