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Bug 242224 - New user dialog hangs due to exception
New user dialog hangs due to exception
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 240129
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-users (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Nils Philippsen
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Reported: 2007-06-02 06:57 EDT by Tony Tsui
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:12 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-06-04 03:20:14 EDT
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Description Tony Tsui 2007-06-02 06:57:41 EDT
Description of problem:
The new user dialog hangs due to an exception when creating a new user with
"Specify group ID manually" selected.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Click Add User button
2.Enter details for user.
3.Check "Specify group ID manually"
4.Click OK button.
Actual results:
The dialog just hangs. The follow python exception is outputted.

[root@rifter ~]# system-config-users 
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/share/system-config-users/userWindow.py", line 289, in
    if self.gidCheckButton.get_active ():
AttributeError: userWindow instance has no attribute 'gidCheckButton'

Expected results:
The new user is created.
Comment 1 Tom Horsley 2007-06-02 09:11:25 EDT
Yep, just tried this on my fresh install of f7 with same results, doing a
useradd from  a terminal worked fine (should have done that first anyway :-).

I wanted to specify group ID and existing home directory to create the same
user I had on fc6 pointing to same home dir on 2nd disk drive.
Comment 2 Nils Philippsen 2007-06-04 03:20:14 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 240129 ***

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