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hostnamectl set-hostname fails

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https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hey guys,I was long time arch user before and I got back to arch now. Of course systemd is not something I used to know. I am setting small headless linode setup and now I got to the point where I need to set hostname.When I shh into linode and try to execute:hostnamectl set-hostname somethingI get response:Error getting authority: Error initializing authority: Error calling StartServiceByName for org.freedesktop.PolicyKit1: Timeout was reached (g-io-error-quark, 24)Failed to issue method call: Did not receive a reply. Possible causes include: the remote application did not send a reply, the m (HowTos)