Merge lp:~mterry/unity8-desktop-session/session-lightdm into lp:unity8-desktop-session

Proposed by Michael Terry
Status: Merged
Approved by: Christopher Townsend
Approved revision: 91
Merged at revision: 122
Proposed branch: lp:~mterry/unity8-desktop-session/session-lightdm
Merge into: lp:unity8-desktop-session
Diff against target: 9 lines (+1/-0)
1 file modified
data/unity8.desktop (+1/-0)
To merge this branch: bzr merge lp:~mterry/unity8-desktop-session/session-lightdm
Reviewer Review Type Date Requested Status
Christopher Townsend Approve
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Commit message

Allow unity8 session to connect to LightDM for its authentication.

Description of the change

This lets unity8 use a new LightDM feature to connect to it inside a user session for use in the session's lockscreen.

See for the unity8-side of this change.

(And similar config change in

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90. By Michael Terry on 2016-09-28

Merge from trunk

91. By Michael Terry on 2016-10-18

Merge from trunk

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Christopher Townsend (townsend) wrote :

Ok, this seems like a Good Thing:)

review: Approve

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1=== modified file 'data/unity8.desktop'
2--- data/unity8.desktop 2016-09-22 12:09:43 +0000
3+++ data/unity8.desktop 2016-10-18 09:12:22 +0000
4@@ -3,4 +3,5 @@
5 Exec=lightdm-unity8-session
6 Type=Application
7 X-LightDM-Session-Type=mir
9 DesktopNames=Unity:Unity8


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