Bug 245100 - kde-settings: problem with clock applet
kde-settings: problem with clock applet
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kde-settings (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Ngo Than
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-06-20 22:42 EDT by gene c
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:12 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: 3.5-30.fc7
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Last Closed: 2007-07-25 01:19:58 EDT
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Description gene c 2007-06-20 22:42:49 EDT
Description of problem:

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.install upgrade to 3.5.7
2. logout - restart X
3. login
Actual results:
clock applet generates error and is not restored to panel
Re-adding the applet to the panel - all settings are lost - after re-entering
all settings applet seems fine.

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Comment 1 Gianluca Varisco 2007-06-21 03:17:39 EDT
Yesterday I had the same problem; By doing: dcop kicker kicker restart
the problem seems resolved, without restart X. I'll try to reproduce it ASAP 
and report (with one backtrace would be better) it here.
Comment 2 Mary Ellen Foster 2007-06-21 07:06:35 EDT
This happened to me too, mostly -- the clock didn't disappear out of my panel,
but all my settings were lost. I've discovered I have a file called
with all of my old settings in it. Could this be a clue as to what happened?
Comment 3 Rex Dieter 2007-06-21 07:33:51 EDT
I think the settings wrt to the clock applet were tweaked in kde-settings-3.5-28
-> kde-settings-29 upgrade.

Problem being that the old settings were not quite right (my bad), and
are(should be!) better now, but the consequence of doing so was that previous
clock-applet customizations may get lost.  So, I'm not sure if there's anything
we can do about it.
Comment 4 Ngo Than 2007-07-02 10:20:46 EDT
it should be fixed in new kde-settings-3.5-30. It's in F-7 CVS branch.
I will push it to f7update soon. Thanks for your report.
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2007-07-25 01:19:33 EDT
kde-settings-3.5-30.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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