Bug 975545 - unable to change account type in gnome settings
unable to change account type in gnome settings
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: control-center (Show other bugs)
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Reported: 2013-06-18 14:22 EDT by Branko Grubić
Modified: 2015-02-18 08:56 EST (History)
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Description Branko Grubić 2013-06-18 14:22:33 EDT
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)

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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.

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Comment 1 Rui Matos 2013-06-19 09:52:35 EDT
This is intended. Although there might be bugs. See:

Comment 2 Branko Grubić 2013-06-20 08:39:45 EDT
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 09:04:50 EDT
Can you file it on gnome's bugzilla then please?
Comment 4 Branko Grubić 2013-06-20 09:31:39 EDT
Yes. Done.
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