Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 441949
Temperature is way off in intlclock; correct in weather applet
Last modified: 2009-06-10 10:55:20 EDT
Description of problem:
Temperature is much hotter than it actually is. See screenshot comparing the
old weather applet and the new international clock applet.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Created attachment 302070 [details]
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:
Not sure this is the same bug, but multiple instances of the clock applet (one
on each panel in a dual-head layout) are disagreeing about the temperature. I
created two locations on both applet instances, and set the home location on
them. However, whichever instance I select the home location on first keeps
forgetting the home location (no house icon is displayed at all) while the last
instance does remember the home location. In other words, the "home" location
is only remembered in the most recent applet where it is "set".
Both instances agree on the weather when hovering over the cloud/sun in the pull
down list of locations, and the "last home set" instance's temperature in the
panel agrees with the temperature in the pull down list "Home" location
temperature. However, the other instance of the applet displays a temperature
in the panel that doesn't agree with any temperature in any of the locations in
the pull down list. I think it just isn't refreshing at all, because I can
"force" it to update by re-selecting the home location by clicking "set" and
then the panel temperature updates to that location's temp. But then the
"other" applet forgets its "home" location and similarly gets stuck at the
temperature from when it last had a home location set.
The temperature seems correct to me, now.
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