Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 62026
email control panel applet doesn't fill in defaults
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:41:14 EDT
Description of Problem:
The e-mail control panel applet doesn't fill in any defaults.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. start the e-mail control panel program
None of the fields are filled in
At least full name and default e-mail address are guessed at from /etc/passwd and the
This works here, and the code looks correct.
startkde does this:
if [ ! -e "$HOME"/.kde/share/config/emaildefaults ]; then
Where mailsettings generates a valid emaildefaults file, as read by kcontrol, such as
By any chance, did you see this on a box with a manually modified emaildefaults file?
it was an upgrade, and the file may have been buggered from before. Seems to work for new
accounts. Good enough.