Bug 195886 - Unable to start dogtail
Unable to start dogtail
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: dogtail (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Zack Cerza
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2006-06-19 05:20 EDT by Simon Goodall
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
1 user (show)

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Fixed In Version: 0.5.1-4
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Last Closed: 2006-06-19 14:56:53 EDT
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Description Simon Goodall 2006-06-19 05:20:09 EDT
Description of problem:
I have been trying to test dogtail using the recent red hat magazine article
http://www.redhat.com/magazine/020jun06/features/dogtail/
However, dogtail will not start displaying the following error;
Detecting distribution: Red Hat/Fedora/derived distribution
Warning: AT-SPI error: pre method check: add: Unknown CORBA exception id:
'IDL:omg.org/CORBA/COMM_FAILURE:1.0'
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/sniff", line 7, in ?
    from dogtail import tree
  File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/dogtail/tree.py", line 1154, in ?
    test = root.children
  File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/dogtail/tree.py", line 421, in __getattr__
    children.append (Node (self.__accessible.getChildAtIndex (i)))
  File "pyspi.pyx", line 434, in atspi.Accessible.getChildAtIndex
AssertionError


This happens for both the "sniff" command and the "dogtail-detect-session" command.



Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
dogtail-0.5.1-3.fc5

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install dogtail
2. Enable assistive technology in gnome
3. logout/login
4. Run "sniff" or "dogtail-detect-session"

Actual results:
Error message above

Expected results:
A gui or somesuch

Additional info:
Comment 1 Matthias Saou 2006-06-19 05:41:43 EDT
Can you please explain the relation between dogtail and hackedbox? Does this
only happen under hackedbox or did you simply file the bug under the wrong
component?
Comment 2 Simon Goodall 2006-06-19 05:52:04 EDT
Oops, sorry. I must have lost focus in the description box when entering this bug.
Comment 3 Zack Cerza 2006-06-19 14:56:53 EDT
This is a known bug that was just fixed upstream on Friday. Just now I applied
the same patches to the FC5 and devel versions.

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