Error installing policykit-gnome due to gconf schema issue

Drake, Richard R rrdrake at
Fri Oct 22 16:48:38 PDT 2010

That works!  Thank you much.


From: David Evans <devans at>
Date: Fri, 22 Oct 2010 14:36:24 -0600
To: <macports-users at>
Subject: Re: Error installing policykit-gnome due to gconf schema issue

On 10/22/10 10:22 AM, Drake, Richard R wrote:
> Hello,
> I've been trying to install policykit-gnome from scratch for a while now and
> for the last few weeks, get an error.  I wonder if someone knows a fix. Here
> is what I do:
>  % sudo port -f uninstall installed
>  % sudo port selfupdate
>  % sudo port install policykit-gnome
> It gets all through the dependencies but fails activating policykit-gnome.
> Here is the error:
Ok, Rich, apparently policykit-gnome no longer installs any GConf schema
files which is
the souce of your error.

Post activate schema installation removed in r72660.

Try the selfupdate again when the rsync server is updated (~ 1 hour) and
it should work for you.

Thanks for the report.

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