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Bug 237075 - qtparted fails to load
qtparted fails to load
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: qtparted (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Steven Pritchard
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: 241053 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2007-04-19 06:56 EDT by Stephanos Manos
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:12 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: 0.4.5-15.fc7
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Last Closed: 2007-09-12 12:44:49 EDT
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Description Stephanos Manos 2007-04-19 06:56:12 EDT
Description of problem:
when starting qtparted a popup window appears with "unknown error" 

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install the app
2. run the app from the menu (Applications -> System Tools -> QTParted)
Actual results:
The above mentioned popup window

Expected results:
The app to launch

Additional info:
The problem is with the pam file (/etc/pam.d/qtparted)
changing it to match another (i.e. qparted) then the app starts
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2007-05-25 17:35:16 EDT
*** Bug 241053 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2007-05-25 17:35:52 EDT
See: http://docs.fedoraproject.org/release-notes/fc5/#id3004442
Comment 3 Steven Pritchard 2007-05-25 17:46:59 EDT
(In reply to comment #2)
> See: http://docs.fedoraproject.org/release-notes/fc5/#id3004442

Fun.  I'll try to get this fixed ASAP.  Thanks for pointing me in the right 
Comment 4 Stephanos Manos 2007-08-27 10:14:27 EDT
Any news as to when this will be fixed?
Comment 5 Doncho N. Gunchev 2007-09-03 06:24:45 EDT
The fix is simple - copy /etc/pam.d/gparted to /etc/pam.d/qtparted and it 
works. Here's a diff:

$ diff -bu qtparted.bad qtparted
--- qtparted.bad       2004-11-08 07:17:31.000000000 +0200
+++ qtparted    2007-09-03 13:16:48.000000000 +0300
@@ -1,6 +1,8 @@
 auth       sufficient   pam_rootok.so
-auth       required     pam_stack.so service=system-auth
-account    required     pam_permit.so
+auth   sufficient      pam_timestamp.so
+auth   include         system-auth
 session    required     pam_permit.so
 session    optional     pam_xauth.so
+session        optional        pam_timestamp.so
+account        required        pam_permit.so
Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2007-09-10 12:51:09 EDT
qtparted-0.4.5-15.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 testing repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 7 Stephanos Manos 2007-09-10 19:06:28 EDT
Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2007-09-12 12:44:47 EDT
qtparted-0.4.5-15.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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