Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 809000
Removing the "screen name" field from a address book does not really remove it
Last modified: 2012-08-15 10:38:22 EDT
Description of problem:
Having some address bokk antries in thunderbird with a screen name field. If I remove such a screen name, pressing then OK does not close this dialog window, and I have additionally to press CANCEL. After stopping thunderbird and starting again, I still see these removed screen name enttries.
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Steps to Reproduce:
Screen names remain removed.
1. There is the same behaviour if I start thunderbird with the -save-mode option
2. I checked this in Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS, but there the entries remain removed as
Created attachment 574748 [details]
I'm not sure if I get it right. See attached video for demonstration. This doesn't work for you? What kind of address book do you use (local, ldap)?
Local and ldap. The problem appears with the local address book!
Run thunderbird by:
Nothing appears in the jconsole if I press OK or cancel after having removed the screen name for some entry in the local address book.
Do you still see this issue? If you do try test with fresh profile. I'm unable to reproduce it.
(In reply to comment #5)
> Do you still see this issue? If you do try test with fresh profile. I'm
> unable to reproduce it.
If I try a new fresh profile, I cannot reproduce the reported issue too.
Looks like some mess in profile, closing as WFM.
I could solve my issues in a more simple way: export the concerned address book and import it's contents to another one. There I could remove the "Screen name" entries without problems.