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Bug 72470 - administrator mode in kcontrol login manager module doesn't work
administrator mode in kcontrol login manager module doesn't work
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: kdebase (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: wdovlrrw
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2002-08-24 05:11 EDT by Markku Kolkka
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:45 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-08-26 07:08:08 EDT
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Description Markku Kolkka 2002-08-24 05:11:32 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.0.1) Gecko/20020809

Description of problem:
I tried to configure some KDE system-wide settings while logged in as a regular
user. In all other System setup modules I can use the "Administrator Mode"
button to enter the root password and change the settings, but not in "Login

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Open kcontrol
2.Choose System->Login Manager
3.Click "Administrator Mode"
4.Enter root password	

Actual Results:  kcontrol returns to the "front page"

Expected Results:  Login Manager module runs in administrator mode, with a red
frame around the window

Additional info:
Comment 1 Ngo Than 2002-08-26 07:08:00 EDT
It's fixed in 3.0.3-5 or newer

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