Bug 169730 - program hangs when attempting to add new group
program hangs when attempting to add new group
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-users (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Nils Philippsen
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Reported: 2005-10-02 07:30 EDT by Rick Larin
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: FC5
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Last Closed: 2006-09-21 22:18:02 EDT
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Description Rick Larin 2005-10-02 07:30:51 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.12) Gecko/20050922 Fedora/1.0.7-1.1.fc4 Firefox/1.0.7

Description of problem:
Attempt to add new group>enter name in box>box turns grey and program hangs until stopped.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.add new group
2.enter name

Actual Results:  app hangs 

Expected Results:  name should be added to groups

Additional info:

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/share/system-config-users/groupWindow.py", line 94, in on_groupWin_ok_button_clicked
    if not userGroupCheck.isGroupnameOk(groupName, self.groupWinGroupName):
  File "/usr/share/system-config-users/userGroupCheck.py", line 116, in isGroupnameOk
    return isUserGroupNameOk ('group', name, widget)
NameError: global name 'name' is not defined
Comment 1 Robin Laing 2005-10-02 18:35:03 EDT
I will second that this occurs.  Two new installs and fully updated have the
same problem.  One on a laptop and the other on a workstation.

It didn't make any difference if I was using the auto numbering or automatic

Comment 2 Nils Philippsen 2005-10-04 11:16:30 EDT
Supposed to be fixed in system-config-users-1.2.41.
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2005-10-04 13:44:10 EDT
From User-Agent: XML-RPC

system-config-users-1.2.41-0.fc4.1 has been pushed for FC4, which should resolve this issue.  If these problems are still present in this version, then please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 4 Bill Nottingham 2006-09-21 22:18:02 EDT
Closing bugs in MODIFIED state from prior Fedora releases. If this bug persists
in a current Fedora release (such as Fedora Core 5 or later), please reopen and
set the version appropriately.

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