Bug 119485 - ChangeLog: Author name shows up as "John Doe" if preferences field not modified
Summary: ChangeLog: Author name shows up as "John Doe" if preferences field not modified
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Product: Red Hat Developer Suite
Classification: Retired
Component: eclipse (Show other bugs)
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Version: 1.0
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Phil Muldoon
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Reported: 2004-03-30 21:13 UTC by Jeremy Handcock
Modified: 2007-04-18 17:04 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-07-16 19:43:52 UTC
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Description Jeremy Handcock 2004-03-30 21:13:08 UTC
Description of problem: If you don't modify the Author name field in
the ChangeLog Preferences (ie. I left mine as "handcock" by default),
the author actually shows up as "John Doe" in an
automatically-generated ChangeLog entry.  This may be applicable to
other ChangeLog Preferences as well.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Clean out your prefernce store
2. Don't change the Author field in the ChangeLog preferences
3. Create a new ChangeLog entry in some source file
Actual results: Author name is shown as "John Doe"

Expected results: The author name should have been saved in the
preference store as "handcock", as it initially appeared in the
ChangeLog Preferences dialog.

Comment 1 Phil Muldoon 2004-07-16 19:43:52 UTC

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