Bug 169324 - [RHEL3] ORBit mixes up the accounting of users with similiar user names
Summary: [RHEL3] ORBit mixes up the accounting of users with similiar user names
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Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: ORBit2   
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Version: 3.0
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Matthias Clasen
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Reported: 2005-09-27 00:51 UTC by Masahiro Okubo
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-10-19 18:53:47 UTC
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Description Masahiro Okubo 2005-09-27 00:51:43 UTC
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Description of problem:
When there're two users(test1, test11) and log into the system with test1 and launch gnome-terminal in terminal windows, the following warning message appears.

** (gnome-terminal:2205): WARNING **: Owner of /tmp/orbit-test11 is not the current user 

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create two users(test1, test11)

2. Login to the system throught GNOME login screen with both user and make sure 
   that /tmp/orbit-<username> file are created for both user.

3. Then login to the system as test1 user. and launch the gnome-terminal in 
   terminal window.
This problem occurs when there're two users like test2/test22, user/userr in the system.

Actual Results:  It produces irrelevant warning.

Expected Results:  No warning message.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Ray Strode [halfline] 2005-10-04 17:04:26 UTC
Hi Masahiro,

Do you know off-hand if this happens with RHEL-4, too?

Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-10-19 18:53:47 UTC
This bug is filed against RHEL 3, which is in maintenance phase.
During the maintenance phase, only security errata and select mission
critical bug fixes will be released for enterprise products. Since
this bug does not meet that criteria, it is now being closed.
For more information of the RHEL errata support policy, please visit:
If you feel this bug is indeed mission critical, please contact your
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information on how this bug is affecting you.

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