Bug 975545 - unable to change account type in gnome settings
Summary: unable to change account type in gnome settings
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Status: CLOSED EOL
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: control-center
Version: 19
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
unspecified
unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Control Center Maintainer
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
URL: https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.c...
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2013-06-18 18:22 UTC by Branko Grubić
Modified: 2015-02-18 13:56 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2015-02-18 13:56:55 UTC
Type: Bug


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Description Branko Grubić 2013-06-18 18:22:33 UTC
Description of problem:
Fresh F19 TC5 install (used x86_64 netinstall). I "configured" root account/password using anaconda, but didn't configured user account, later after install I configured new user account using gnome-initial-setup. It makes user account type "Administrator" (I always revert this to "Standard"), but now I cannot do that, when I go to settings --> users  and "Unlock" (type my user account password), I cannot click on "Account Type: Administrator" and change to "Standard", I have another F19, and it works fine there (same packages, but installed before TC5)

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
control-center-3.8.3-1.fc19.x86_64

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. go to Settings
2. Users 
3. "Unlock" and try to change "Account type"

Actual results:
I'm unable to click on my account type ("Administrator") and change it.

Expected results:
I can click on my account type ("Administrator") and change it.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Rui Matos 2013-06-19 13:52:35 UTC
This is intended. Although there might be bugs. See:

https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=690246

Comment 2 Branko Grubić 2013-06-20 12:39:45 UTC
I'll re-open this because it is a bug, I said in the first comment that I have root account active/configured before creating a new user (using gnome-initial-setup), so I already have another "Administrator" account, it should consider active root account as "Administrator" and allow me to change from "Administrator" to "Standard" on my regular non-root account.

Comment 3 Rui Matos 2013-06-20 13:04:50 UTC
Can you file it on gnome's bugzilla then please?

Comment 4 Branko Grubić 2013-06-20 13:31:39 UTC
Yes. Done.

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