Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 475390
the ability to select computer speed policies have been lost after dbus update of 8/12/2008
Last modified: 2009-07-14 12:14:09 EDT
Description of problem: In Preferences of gnome-power-manager, you had the ability to select a certain speed policy for when the computer was at different states. As of the DBUS update of 8/12/2008, however, this ability has been lost with the Computer Speed Policy displayed being blank.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):2.22.1
How reproducible: Always.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Right-click on gnome-power-manager icon in the system tray.
2. Select Preferences.
3. Try and set a Computer Speed Policy.
Actual results: The Computer Speed policy is blank.
Expected results: You should be given a choice of Computer Speed Policies to choose from.
Additional info: This started happening after the DBUS security update as mentioned later.
The update to DBUS which reverted the security bug fix has made everything return to normal, however I understand that work will be done to fix the applications that break under the security bug fix, so I would like to offer my services as a tester for gnome-power-manager and the bluetooth-applet if they are patched and require testing.
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