Bug 731729 - cannot change vpnc group password
Summary: cannot change vpnc group password
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: NetworkManager
Version: 15
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Dan Williams
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Whiteboard:
Depends On:
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2011-08-18 13:47 UTC by Jeff Bastian
Modified: 2012-08-07 19:17 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2012-08-07 19:17:41 UTC


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Description Jeff Bastian 2011-08-18 13:47:06 UTC
Description of problem:
I accidentally entered the vpnc Group Name in the Group Password field when creating a new vpnc connection.  The Group Password is set to Saved.  Now I cannot change the Group Password.

The field will let me change it, but when I click Save, it does not update the password in the keyring.  If I open the settings again, it's still set to the old group password.

I was able to use Seahorse to change the password, fortunately.


Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:
every time?

Steps to Reproduce:
1. click on nm-applet icon in tool bar, go to Settings
2. select a VPNC connection and click the Options button
3. go to VPN tab
4. change the Group Password
5. click Save
6. click Options again to re-open the VPNC connection, go to VPN tab, and
   click Show Passwords and the old password will still be set
  
Actual results:
group password is not changed

Expected results:
group password is updated

Additional info:
Seahorse can edit the group password as a work-around

Comment 1 Jeff Bastian 2011-08-18 13:49:12 UTC
Oops, I missed the Version-Release info:

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
NetworkManager-0.8.9997-6.git20110721.fc15.x86_64
NetworkManager-gnome-0.8.9997-6.git20110721.fc15.x86_64
NetworkManager-vpnc-0.8.999-3.git20110721.fc15.x86_64



Also, the VPNC connection is personal, i.e., "Available to all users" is not checked.

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