Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 84189
display configuration program will not start due to syntax error
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:38:05 EDT
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Description of problem:
Attempting to start the display configuration program by the menu results in the
program trying to start but terminating with no message.
Attempting to run 'redhat-config-xfree86' gives the following error message:
File "/usr/share/redhat-config-xfree86/xconf.py", line 357
current_card_driver = current_card.getCardData()["DRIVER"]
SyntaxError: invalid syntax
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Attempt to run the display configuration program from the menu
2. OR Attempt to run 'redhat-config-xfree86'
Actual Results: If run from the menu, program terminates with no feedback. If
run from the command line, the included error message is printed to the terminal.
Expected Results: The display configuration program should start.
rpm -q redhat-config-xfree86
Created attachment 90043 [details]
fix for syntax error
Applying this patch to /usr/share/redhat-config-xfree86/xconf.py fixes the
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 82710 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.