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Bug 236047

Summary: system-config-bind crashes whenever 'manual' is selected from the 'help' menu
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Tim W. <weeglos>
Component: system-config-bindAssignee: Ondrej Dvoracek <odvorace>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact:
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Priority: medium    
Version: 6   
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Hardware: i386   
OS: Linux   
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Last Closed: 2007-05-30 12:44:34 UTC Type: ---
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Bug Buddy's bug report
Proposed patch none

Description Tim W. 2007-04-11 17:50:21 UTC
Description of problem:
Whenever I select 'manual' from the help menu, the application crashes.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
$ rpm -qa system-config-bind

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.  Using an X session, remotely connect (via ssh) to the server as root
2.  Run 'system-config-bind'
3.  Click 'help' then 'manual'
4.  Watch system-config-bind crash and burn
Actual results:
system-config-bind crashes.  From the command line:
The program 'bindconf' received an X Window System error.
This probably reflects a bug in the program.
The error was 'BadIDChoice (invalid resource ID chosen for this connection)'.

Expected results:
I expected to see the help manual

Additional info:
See Bug Buddy's report (attached)

Comment 1 Tim W. 2007-04-11 17:50:21 UTC
Created attachment 152301 [details]
Bug Buddy's bug report

Comment 2 Tim W. 2007-04-11 18:00:03 UTC
I tried to reproduce the error at the console on the server, but when I
performed the steps to reproduce the problem, the manual just didn't show up --
the application did not crash.

Comment 3 Ondrej Dvoracek 2007-05-30 12:44:02 UTC
Created attachment 155672 [details]
Proposed patch

This patch checks child processes when opening Manual/ISC ARM.