Bug 425864 - nm-applet inconsistent among accounts [NEEDINFO]
Summary: nm-applet inconsistent among accounts
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: NetworkManager
Version: 8
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Dan Williams
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-12-16 22:02 UTC by jmw
Modified: 2009-01-09 05:31 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-01-09 05:31:32 UTC
dcbw: needinfo? (jmwincn)

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Description jmw 2007-12-16 22:02:01 UTC
Description of problem:
nm-applet icon does not appear in notification area, for user accounts.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Log-in to root account
2. Log-out
3. Log-in to user account
Actual results:
nm-applet icon appears in notification area for root log-in. icon does not
appear for user log-in.

Expected results:
icon should appear in notification area for all accounts, at log-in.

Additional info:
The network manager applet is enabled in 'services'.  All recent F8 updates are

Comment 1 Dan Williams 2008-11-02 21:25:58 UTC
is the notification area definitely in the panel for the user account?  Did you do a "fast user switch" or did you actually log out the root user?

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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2009-01-09 05:31:32 UTC
Fedora 8 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-01-07. Fedora 8 is 
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