Is there no way to emulate to consolekit what a login manager would do?
It's going to be in 2.6.38 (disabled by default though):
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/g … 540fc51d0a
has something to do with this patch?
Yeah, it looks to build on top of that functionality with extras to have control in user-space. I've been using the per-task-tty-cgroups patch since 2.6.36 and its worked well enough for me.
Linus had some comments on the merge into main development branch: