Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 473125
Using Orca, the time application in the gnome top panel does not work correctly.
Last modified: 2009-12-18 01:57:23 EST
Description of problem:
orca does not work with the time applet in t he gnome desktop.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open orca alt-f2 orca
2. Press control-alt-tab and navigate to the top panel.
3. Press tab until you hear the date and the time.
Actual results: the results are that Orca reads the date and time correctly. However, if navigating to the time applet, it will speak the same time if navigating 1 minute or an hour later. Regardless, it speaks the same time after detecting the time once when first booting Fedora. I can check the time once, but then later on it will report the same time when I first checked it.
Expected results: it should work properly. Orca should be able to detect the time regardless when navigating to the top panel.
Additional info: this works on Debian and ubuntu. Ubuntu uses gnome 2.24 and works fine. I can check the time with no problems. I tried it on Fedora 9 and thought it would be changed in Fedora10, but it was not.
That's odd. We are doing any special patches in F10 as far as I know.
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