Bug 1204282 - Unable to calibrate monitor, "failed to start calibrate: failed to get output"
Summary: Unable to calibrate monitor, "failed to start calibrate: failed to get output"
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-color-manager
Version: 22
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Richard Hughes
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2015-03-20 19:22 UTC by Tim Waugh
Modified: 2016-07-19 13:07 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2016-07-19 13:07:30 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description Tim Waugh 2015-03-20 19:22:16 UTC
Description of problem:
When trying to calibrate a monitor using a Pantone Huey, the calibration window closes. There is no error message displayed.

In the journal:
Mar 20 13:09:04 river.localdomain gnome-session[2278]: (gnome-control-center:14370): color-cc-panel-WARNING **: failed to start calibrate: failed to get output

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Connect Pantone Huey
2.In the Colour window, select the monitor
3.Click 'Calibrate...'
4.Follow the prompts, and finally click Apply

Actual results:
The dialog closes, and "failed to start calibrate: failed to get output" is logged.

Comment 1 bztdlinux 2015-05-06 01:11:19 UTC
This happens for me with a ColorHug 2 device as well.

Comment 2 Francisco Cribari 2015-05-29 17:20:23 UTC
Same here: Fedora 22 + ColorHug.

Comment 3 Fedora End Of Life 2016-07-19 13:07:30 UTC
Fedora 22 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2016-07-19. Fedora 22 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no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further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.

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