Bug 80105 - user accounts manager doesn't work in X, RH8
user accounts manager doesn't work in X, RH8
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 73375
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-config-users (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Brent Fox
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Reported: 2002-12-19 20:04 EST by Zoltan Toroczkai
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 13:50:28 EST
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Description Zoltan Toroczkai 2002-12-19 20:04:19 EST
Description of problem:

Under X windows, RedHat 8.0, redhat-config-users does not work.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. log in as root
2. startx
3. try running redhat-config-users from a console/x-term, or using a mouse, 
from the desktop "Start Here/System Settings/Users and Groups"
Actual results:
An error message (when run from an x-term):

[root@bolyai root]# redhat-config-users
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/share/redhat-config-users/redhat-config-users.py", line 36, in ?
File "/usr/share/redhat-config-users/mainWindow.py", line 257, in __init__
File "/usr/share/redhat-config-users/mainWindow.py", line 422, in refresh
File "/usr/share/redhat-config-users/mainWindow.py", line 331, in refresh_users
gidNumber = userEnt.get(libuser.GIDNUMBER)[0]
IndexError: list index out of range
[root@bolyai root]#

Expected results:
to start the user and groups manager window

Additional info:
Comment 1 Brent Fox 2002-12-22 11:56:21 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 73375 ***
Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 13:50:28 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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