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[Bug 1529795] Re: sudo no longer works


just tried both

sudo xfce-terminal
sudo mate-terminal

and they work its just sudo gnome-terminal is having issues

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  sudo no longer works

Status in gnome-terminal package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  jefferyw@xubuntu:~$ sudo gnome-terminal
  [sudo] password for jefferyw: 
  Error constructing proxy for org.gnome.Terminal:/org/gnome/Terminal/Factory0: Error calling StartServiceByName for org.gnome.Terminal: GDBus.Error:org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.Spawn.ChildExited: Process org.gnome.Terminal exited with status 10

  ProblemType: Bug
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 16.04
  Package: gnome-terminal 3.18.2-1ubuntu2
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.3.0-2.11-generic 4.3.0
  Uname: Linux 4.3.0-2-generic x86_64
  NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
  ApportVersion: 2.19.3-0ubuntu2
  Architecture: amd64
  CurrentDesktop: MATE
  Date: Tue Dec 29 01:40:34 2015
  SourcePackage: gnome-terminal
  UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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