Bug 66583 - "check for updates" grayed out after network error.
"check for updates" grayed out after network error.
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rhn-applet (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Daniel Veillard
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Reported: 2002-06-12 11:09 EDT by Peter Jones
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-01-17 11:29:31 EST
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Description Peter Jones 2002-06-12 11:09:31 EDT
Description of Problem:
After network error, the applet turns to a gray question mark.  If you right
click, "check for available" updates is grayed out.  It'd be better if it was

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Comment 1 Oliver Schulze L. 2002-09-19 10:30:30 EDT
To reproduce this:
1. launch rhn-applet
2. disable you network DNS
3. rhn-applet can't connect
4. the "check for updates" is grayed

The only solution is to restart the rhn-applet.
Comment 2 Daniel Veillard 2003-01-17 11:29:31 EST
Okay I have fixed it the current code base for the error and
disconnected states

  this should hit RawHide soon,


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