Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 200053
[RHEL4-U4] Cannot select language in login screen
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:26 EST
Description of problem:
Cannot select language in login screen.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.On a rhel4u3 test machine, upgrade gdm via RHN to the lastest version.
2.Restart the machine.
3.Click 'Language' in the login screen, in the 'Select Language for your session
to use:' window, click the button for showing selectable language list.
It shows blank screen for a few seconds and back to login screen again.
It should list the selectable language list for language change.
if you downgrade gdm to the U2 version, does the problem go away?
If you downgrade freetype to U3 version, does the problem go away?
yes, the bug was not found in RHEL4U3, tested in the following env.:
Can you try upgrading one or the other on the U3 box and see which package is to
It has been confirmed that the problem is due to freetype. On RHEL4U3 test
machine which works fine, only upgraded the following four packages, the bug
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 200033 ***