Bug 594863 - bug: config option names containing upper case letters don't work
Summary: bug: config option names containing upper case letters don't work
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: report
Version: 14
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Gavin Romig-Koch
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: 594865 594867
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-05-21 19:53 UTC by Gavin Romig-Koch
Modified: 2012-08-16 22:27 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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: 594865 (view as bug list)
Last Closed: 2012-08-16 22:27:20 UTC
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Description Gavin Romig-Koch 2010-05-21 19:53:44 UTC
Some config options for some plugins are specified as mixed case: for the bugzilla plugin we have 'displayURL' and 'bugURL', and for the Strata plugin we have 'strataURL'.

Aparently the python config file parser treats these names as case insensitive, and when the report library converts Config dictionarys to normal Python dictionary all the keys become all lower case, yet, we still try to look up values with mixed case keys.  So they don't work.

Comment 1 Gavin Romig-Koch 2010-06-02 17:55:47 UTC
pushed to fedorahosted src repo.

Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2010-07-30 11:40:26 UTC
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 14 development cycle.
Changing version to '14'.

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