Why does the remote updates not working in vnc session for non-root user?

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  • Why does the non-root user is not getting password prompt to enter password and apply software update using gpk-update-viewer?
  • When non-root user is trying to apply software update, it prompts user to authenticate but offers no space to enter the root password.
  • The software update window is showing that authorization is needed, but it's not providing space to input password.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • tigervnc-server

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