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Bug 142034 - hwbrowser opens and then crashes
hwbrowser opens and then crashes
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: hwbrowser (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Nils Philippsen
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Reported: 2004-12-06 15:37 EST by John Poelstra
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:06 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-01-25 08:22:34 EST
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Description John Poelstra 2004-12-06 15:37:23 EST
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.5)
Gecko/20041111 Firefox/1.0

Description of problem:
call "hwbrowser" from a command line in run level 5 returns the
following error messages:

Traceback (innermost last):
  File "/usr/share/hwbrowser/DeviceList.py", line 164, in ?
    reread_device_type_clist ()
  File "/usr/share/hwbrowser/DeviceList.py", line 133, in
    row = clist.append ([hardware.get_category_string (key)])
  File "/usr/share/hwbrowser/DeviceList.py", line 83, in
    return self.type_mapping[key]
KeyError: 20

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Call hwbrowser from a command line

Actual Results:  crashes

Expected Results:  displays hardware information

Additional info:
Comment 1 John Poelstra 2004-12-06 15:39:50 EST
running 2.1-U6 (12/3) release candidate
Comment 2 Nils Philippsen 2005-08-19 06:06:08 EDT
Do you have me some information on what hardware you're seeing this?
Comment 3 John Poelstra 2006-01-15 20:30:10 EST
I believe it wasn't hardware specific, but had something to do with the way
hwbrowser is wrapped.
Comment 4 Nils Philippsen 2007-01-25 08:22:34 EST
Can't reproduce this, closing.

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