Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 456749
Nothing happens when using a fingerprint reader (fprint)
Last modified: 2008-09-10 02:57:19 EDT
Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Use a computer with a fingerprint reader
2. Configure pam_fprint (http://reactivated.net/fprint/wiki/Pam_fprint)
3. In gnome, go to System menu and choose Administration > Display
Nothing happens until you have your fingerprint read.
A message box should tell you to have your fingerprint read.
All other fedora system-config-utilities have the problem.
In GDM or in console, a message is sent to the user when he has to have his
(In reply to comment #0)
> All other fedora system-config-utilities have the problem.
So, let's put blame where it beholds.
Thanks for your report.
(userhelper currently doesn't output any PAM messages until a prompt appears.)
Fixed in usermode-1.98.
usermode-1.98-1.fc9 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 9
usermode-1.98-1.fc9 has been pushed to the Fedora 9 testing repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
If you want to test the update, you can install it with
su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update usermode'. You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/F9/FEDORA-2008-7056
The new version fixes the problem.
if the bug is fixed change its status to CLOSED and not VERIFIED.
VERIFIED means that the bug is still present.
Petrosyan, the update was not pushed to stable yet.
usermode-1.98-1.fc9 has been pushed to the Fedora 9 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.