Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 220422
gnome-screensaver will hang if users account is unhealthy
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:39 EST
Jon just filed a bug upstream:
We aren't handling the account management pam apis in a helper thread and that
causes the lock dialog to hang if a user's password has expired.
We should fix this for GA.
Patch exists upstream.
should be fixed in
Note there are testing instructions on the upstream report
gnome-screensaver-2.16.1-5.el5 included in 20070111.1 and 20070112.3 trees.