Bug 183981 - On screen display doesn't work
Summary: On screen display doesn't work
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: tpb
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Kevin Fenzi
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: FE6Target
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2006-03-04 14:10 UTC by Uno Engborg
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2006-06-16 22:30:47 UTC

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Description Uno Engborg 2006-03-04 14:10:01 UTC
Description of problem:

If I start tbp it gives me the following message:
Unable to initialize xosd. Running without onsceen display.
I have installed xosd-2.2.14-4.fc5 but that doesn't seam to help

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. tpb
2. press e.g. thinkpad sound buttons

Actual results:
No on screen display shows
The error message
Unable to initialize xosd. Running without onsceen display.
is printed to the terminal, from which tpb was launched.

Expected results:

Additional info:
Tested with a Thinkpad R50e,
tpb works on Ubunto so I think my thinkpad model is supported

Comment 1 Uno Engborg 2006-03-28 16:59:12 UTC
tpb-0.6.4-3.fc5 seam to work in the final FC5 release.
I have it working with the following:

So, unless you havn't heard any other complaints, I suggest you close the bug.

Comment 2 Kevin Fenzi 2006-05-15 20:39:05 UTC
Greetings. I am taking over maintaining this package for fedora extras. 

I guess from comment #1 this bug can be closed now... I will leave it open for a
few days to confirm the problem is fixed and then close it. 

Comment 3 Kevin Fenzi 2006-06-16 22:30:47 UTC
I am going to close this bug now. 
If you see it happening again, feel free to reopen or create a new bug. 
Thanks for your bugreport. 

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