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Bug 185766 - System->Administration->Authentication menu does not work.
System->Administration->Authentication menu does not work.
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: authconfig (Show other bugs)
All Linux
medium Severity high
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Assigned To: Tomas Mraz
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2006-03-17 14:18 EST by Dan Thurman
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: authconfig-5.2.3-2
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2006-05-02 10:17:35 EDT
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Description Dan Thurman 2006-03-17 14:18:19 EST
Description of problem:

System->Administration->Authentication menu does not work.

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


How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. run system-config-authentication
Actual results:

Following is a crash when executed directly:

[root@mysystem ~]# system-config-authentication
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/sbin/system-config-authentication", line 398, in ?
    module = Authconfig()
  File "/usr/sbin/system-config-authentication", line 163, in __init__ =
  File "/usr/share/authconfig/", line 594, in read
  File "/usr/share/authconfig/", line 1338, in read
  File "/usr/share/authconfig/", line 904, in readWinbind
    tmp = self.readWinbindGlobal("workgroup")
  File "/usr/share/authconfig/", line 893, in readWinbindGlobal
    if not section or section != "global":
UnboundLocalError: local variable 'section' referenced before assignment
[root@mysystem ~]#

Expected results:

Should pop up the gui

Additional info:

Tomas Mraz has fixed it or will fix it and place in update releases.
Comment 1 Fedora Update System 2006-03-21 11:29:20 EST
authconfig-5.2.3-1 has been pushed for FC5, which should resolve this issue.  If these problems are still present in this version, then please make note of it in this bug report.

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