Bug 250287 - system-config-services-0.9.8-1.fc7 always shows the wrong run-level
Summary: system-config-services-0.9.8-1.fc7 always shows the wrong run-level
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-services   
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Version: 7
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Nils Philippsen
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-07-31 16:51 UTC by NILMONI DEB
Modified: 2008-06-17 02:01 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-06-17 02:01:57 UTC
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Description NILMONI DEB 2007-07-31 16:51:49 UTC
Description of problem:
In system-config-services, go to "Edit runlevel". It shows "Runlevel 5" in my 
case which is wrong since /etc/inittab has this line ->


Also, /sbin/runlevel shows "N 3" which means system-config-services is reading 
the wrong run-level.

In system-config-services, when I change to run-level 3, it does not let me 
save the settings (the save button does not get activated). When I close 
system-config-services and restart it, it again shows run-level 5.

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

How reproducible:
Expected results:
Show the same run-level as that obtained from /sbin/runlevel command

Additional info:
The file /usr/share/system-config-services/servicemethods.py defines the 
routine ->

    def get_runlevel(self):
        """returns the current runlevel, uses /sbin/runlevel"""
        status, output = getstatusoutput("/sbin/runlevel", self.uicallback)
        # This is the current runlevel
        return int(output[2])

which seems to be doing the right thing. It seems then the problem may be in 
some other script like /usr/share/system-config-services/serviceconf.py .

Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 13:46:54 UTC
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