|Summary:||Log out or Shutdown => No option to shutdown|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Marco Pesenti Gritti <mpg>|
|Component:||bigboard||Assignee:||Owen Taylor <otaylor>|
|Status:||CLOSED WONTFIX||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Version:||9||CC:||jrb, madko, otaylor|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
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|Last Closed:||2009-07-14 16:06:43 UTC||Type:||---|
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Description Marco Pesenti Gritti 2008-05-01 12:28:32 UTC
The dialog I get from "Log out or Shutdown" has no option to shutdown.
Comment 1 Marco Pesenti Gritti 2008-05-01 12:42:27 UTC
The shutdown/reboot functionality has been moved from GDM to ConsoleKit. gnome-panel has been patched accordingly but gnome-session has not. For reference here is the gnome-panel upstream bug: http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=511881 Bigboard "uses" the gnome-session dialog. gnome-panel instead provides its own dialogs. The partially implemented plan for 2.24 is apparently to have the dialogs code in gnome-session and gnome-panel call the gnome-session API. I can think of a couple of possibilities to fix this for Fedora 9: * Port the gnome-panel patch to gnome-session and apply it to the Fedora 9 package. A bit of a waste because the gnome-session code has changed heavily on trunk. * Quick hack. Patch the Fedora bigboard package to just say "Logout" and let the users shutdown from GDM.
Comment 2 Marco Pesenti Gritti 2008-05-05 15:31:07 UTC
As discussed on the online desktop mailing list, Owen is going to add a patch to the rpm to make the menu say "Logout" for Fedora 9.
Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 10:28:18 UTC
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA. More information and reason for this action is here: http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/BugZappers/HouseKeeping
Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2009-06-10 00:33:08 UTC
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Comment 6 Bug Zapper 2009-07-14 16:06:43 UTC
Fedora 9 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-07-10. Fedora 9 is no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug. If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of Fedora please feel free to reopen this bug against that version. Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.