Bug#906231: systemd: restarting systemd-logind causes power-button event to immediately shutdown cinnamon without asking

Christoph Anton Mitterer calestyo at scientia.net
Wed Aug 15 21:15:57 BST 2018

On Wed, 2018-08-15 at 22:07 +0200, Michael Biebl wrote:
> Are you sure then that logind is actually restarted?
I just manually tried (actually logind was just a guess to be the cause
for the pop up not appearing... so I tried several services before)

> needrestart is
> not
> supposed to restart logind (it's on its blacklist) and restart logind
> will make Xorg abort?
I think it's not really on a forced blocklist but more on a "don't
restart per default)... I have set some option (so far at least) in
needrestart's conf... that makes everything default to no (i.e. nothing
is restarted unless I manually check it in the dialog...

I wasn't aware that one shouldn't restart logind, which is why I did it
always... but so far my X never restarted (it does when I restart e.g.


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