Bug 161228 - Hang in "Select Contacts from Address Book"
Hang in "Select Contacts from Address Book"
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: evolution-connector (Show other bugs)
4.0
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Matthew Barnes
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: Desktop
: 161353 (view as bug list)
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Blocks: 170416
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Reported: 2005-06-21 11:43 EDT by Rob Braun
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
GNOME Desktop 273218 None None None Never

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Description Rob Braun 2005-06-21 11:43:21 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.8) Gecko/20050512 Red Hat/1.7.8-1.4.1

Description of problem:
I have configured evolution for a Microsoft Exchange account.  Once configured, and running, I can click on the "Exchange" button on the lower left part of the screen, select my exchange account, then go to the Actions menu in the menubar and select "Subscribe to other user's folder..."  This will bring up a dialog box entitled "Open Other User's Folder".  There is a "User:" button in this dialog.  I click that button, and another window opens entitled "Select Contacts from Address Book".  This window is completely unresponsive.  I cannot click any buttons in that window, I none of the drop down menu's respond, and I cannot enter text in any of the text fields.
The parent Evolution application is still responsive, and I can click "Cancel" in the "Open Other User's Folder" dialog box, but The "Select Contacts from Address Book" is completely unresponsive.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
evolution-2.0.2-16
evolution-data-server-1.0.2-7
evolution-connector-2.0.2-5 evolution-data-server-1.0.2-7 evolution-2.0.2-16

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Configure an exchange account
2.Go to the Exchange screen by clicking the Exchange button in the lower left of the main Evolution screen.
3. Select your exchange account
4. Select "Subscribe to other user's folder..." from the Actions menu.
5. Click "User:" in the dialog box that just popped up.
6. Try to use the new window that popped up entitled "Select Contacts from Address Book"
  

Actual Results:  non-responsive window

Expected Results:  A window that contained contact information (or empty, if no contacts are available), to select contacts from.

Additional info:
Comment 2 Dave Malcolm 2005-06-21 17:38:39 EDT
I've reproduced this bug on one of my RHEL4 machines.

This looks like a duplicate of http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=273218
which has been fixed upstream in the 2.2.0 branch of the code.
Comment 3 Rob Braun 2005-06-22 13:10:06 EDT
*** Bug 161353 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 5 Dave Malcolm 2005-08-18 01:47:05 EDT
Switching status to ASSIGNED, since this is no longer a new bug.
Comment 19 RHEL Product and Program Management 2006-07-21 12:25:58 EDT
Development Management has reviewed and declined this request.  You may appeal this decision by reopening this request.

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