Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 425811
Device Manager and Hardware Browser are identical in the System:Administration menu
Last modified: 2012-04-12 10:45:50 EDT
Description of problem:
Device Manager and Hardware Browser are indistinguishable in the menus.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Install both Device Manager & Hardware Browser.
2.Open the System:Administration menu.
3.There are two "Hardware" entries with the same icon.
The two programs are indistinguishable in the menu -- the only way to know which is which in the
menu is to launch both.
They should have different identifying names.
Development Management has reviewed and declined this request. You may appeal
this decision by reopening this request.
So how do you expect users to tell which of these programs they're looking at in the menu? Or am I missing something?
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for
inclusion in the current release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Because the affected component is not scheduled to be updated in the
current release, Red Hat is unfortunately unable to address this
request at this time. Red Hat invites you to ask your support
representative to propose this request, if appropriate and relevant,
in the next release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
This request was erroneously denied for the current release of
Red Hat Enterprise Linux. The error has been fixed and this
request has been re-proposed for the current release.
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion
in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux release. Product Management has
requested further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for
potential inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux release for currently
deployed products. This request is not yet committed for inclusion in
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on therefore solution and/or where to find the updated files,
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if the solution does not work for you.