Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 222448
evolution does't ask for smartcard when there is no or wrong smartcard to sign/crypt mail (pgp)
Last modified: 2008-06-27 14:14:05 EDT
Description of problem:
Evolution does not ask for the proper card when there is none or the wrong
smartcard is inserted when trying to sign/crypt a incomming or outgoing mail.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Leave smartcard out or wrong one in the reader
2. compose mail with pgp signing and/or pgp encrypting
3. press send
evolution hangs (grays out with desktop effects enabled)
Evolution should ask for the (proper) card to be inserted
This is with the OpenPGP smartcard and usb reader
Is this problem still present in Fedora 8 Test 2 or later?
I've just tested it with the latest versions of evolution on FC7, it still hangs
when there is no card or a wrong card in the reader.
I will retest once I migrated to F8.
Fedora Core 6 is no longer supported, could you please reproduce this with the
updated version of the currently supported distribution (Fedora 7, 8, or
Rawhide)? If this issue turns out to still be reproducible, please let us know
in this bug report. If after a month's time we have not heard back from you, we
will have to close this bug as CANTFIX.
Setting status to NEEDINFO, and awaiting information from the reporter.
[This is mass-filed message to all open Fedora Core 6 bugs related to Evolution.
If you see any other reason, why this bug shouldn't be closed, please,
comment on it here.]
As mentioned above (comment #2), I tested it on a current F7 system and it does
Resetting status to NEEDINFO until problem can be tested on F8.
Reporter, how is this bug doing for you? Have you by chance upgraded to F8? If
yes, is it still present?
Reporter, could you please reply to the previous question? If you won't reply in
one month, I will have to close this bug as INSUFFICIENT_DATA. Thank you.
Sorry, I have not upgraded to F8 yet, as F9 is due soon, I will skip F8.
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Setting status to NEEDINFO until this can be checked in F9.
I myself lack the necessary hardware to test it.
Fedora 7 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on June 13, 2008.
Fedora 7 is no longer maintained, which means that it will not
receive any further security or bug fix updates. As a result we
are closing this bug.
If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version
of Fedora please feel free to reopen this bug against that version.
Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.
Cloned as bug 453178 for F9.