Connection activation failed

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topdog
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Joined: 06 Feb 2015, 05:40

Connection activation failed

Post by topdog » 06 Feb 2015, 05:49

I used to be able to boot off my USBstick and get internet (tethered to a MOTO G).
But now, although the phone says I'm tethered, I get the following when
I choose what works in Ubuntu (connection 2 or something):

(32) Error initializing authority: Error calling StartServiceByName for org.freedesktop.PolicyKit1: GDBus.Error:org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.Spawn.ExecFailed: Failed to execute program org.freedesktop.PolicyKit1: Success

Also, as Systemrescuecd comes up it says
xmodmap: unable to open display ''

before I enter xstartx / wizard. Anything sound familiar?

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