Bug 442145 - yumex does not start
yumex does not start
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: yumex (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Tim Lauridsen
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-04-11 21:54 EDT by Flóki Pálsson
Modified: 2008-07-25 04:17 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-07-25 04:17:12 EDT
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Description Flóki Pálsson 2008-04-11 21:54:07 EDT
Description of problem:
Can not start yumex

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
in terminal # yumex

Actual results:
[root@localhost ~]# yumex
No protocol specified
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/share/yumex/yumex.py", line 29, in <module>
    import gtk,gobject
  File "/usr/lib64/python2.5/site-packages/gtk-2.0/gtk/__init__.py", line 79, in
  File "/usr/lib64/python2.5/site-packages/gtk-2.0/gtk/__init__.py", line 67, in
RuntimeError: could not open display
[root@localhost ~]# 

Expected results:
See GUI yumex 

Additional info:
After latest updates
In is not possible to start yumex thru menu
Comment 1 Flóki Pálsson 2008-04-11 22:13:40 EDT
IF loged in as root then yumex starts.
Comment 2 John Poelstra 2008-04-14 18:54:54 EDT
Does this still happen?  I just tried to reproduce with latest rawhide packages
and it works fine.
Comment 3 Flóki Pálsson 2008-04-14 19:10:13 EDT
It works. It is ok.
Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 05:20:34 EDT
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:
Comment 5 Jan Hutař 2008-07-22 10:41:15 EDT
can we close this as per comment #3?
Comment 6 Flóki Pálsson 2008-07-22 14:35:33 EDT

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