Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 808923
Lots of problems with control center color management app
Last modified: 2013-08-01 05:45:37 EDT
I double click on an ICC profile and import it.
Then I open System Settings and click on the Color icon.
Only one of my two monitors is listed.
I have six printers configured to use the same driver, but only the driver is listed, not the printer name or the printer name + driver, so I have no way of telling which of the listings is for which printer.
After I close the color management app, my login session crashes, and I get the "Oops! Logout" window for several login attempts.
This continues to happen even after I reboot my machine.
Finally I switch to a different VT and kill colord and colord-sane, and then I am able to login.
I open the Color app again, and my two monitors are listed but none of the printers are.
I open the Color app again, and my login session crashes.
I don't think this is quite ready for prime time.
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No idea if color management works better in F18 or F19. Frankly, I gave up on it completely after the abject failure I outlined in this bug ticket.
It would be nice for the maintainer to weigh in here about whether things have improved.
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