Bug 161398 - Screensavers missing after upgrading FC3 to FC4 via DVD installer
Screensavers missing after upgrading FC3 to FC4 via DVD installer
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xscreensaver (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Ray Strode [halfline]
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Reported: 2005-06-22 17:06 EDT by Vladimir Kotal
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-06-24 23:00:13 EDT
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Description Vladimir Kotal 2005-06-22 17:06:25 EDT
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Description of problem:
When upgraded FC3 to FC4 via installer supplied on DVD, all screensavers disappeared.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1.upgrade (not reinstall) FC3 to FC4 via installer from DVD disk
2.open screensaver preferences when logged as arbitrary user
3.witness that there are no screensavers listed

Actual Results:  all screensavers which were present in previous installed release (FC3) are gone after upgrade to FC4 was performed.

Expected Results:  All screensavers present in FC3 should be preserved after upgrade to FC4.

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Comment 1 Vladimir Kotal 2005-06-22 17:23:22 EDT
I have realized that the reason why screensavers were missing was that
xscreensaver-extras RPM disappeared during upgrade process. After installing it
from DVD, the screensavers are present again. (though screensaver settings are lost)
Comment 2 Ray Strode [halfline] 2005-06-24 23:00:13 EDT

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