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Bug 451205 - cpufreq-applet does not display correctly in the taskbar
Summary: cpufreq-applet does not display correctly in the taskbar
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-applets
Version: 9
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ray Strode [halfline]
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-06-13 12:21 UTC by Tim Wegener
Modified: 2009-07-14 16:21 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-07-14 16:21:44 UTC

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Description Tim Wegener 2008-06-13 12:21:35 UTC
Description of problem:
Recently, the cpufreq-applet stopped displaying correctly (turned on computer
tonight, logged in and noticed this issue). Going to Preferences and changing
its display to Text or Graphics or both doesn't help. For 'Graphic and Text'
ther is a big grey rectangle with nothing on it. For 'Graphic' only, there is
just a blank space on that section of the taskbar. For 'Text', there is the grey
rectangle again with some fragments of what appears to be tool tips on the edge. 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Login (assuming cpufreq-applet has already been selected.
Actual results:
Applet display corrupted.

Expected results:
Frequency displayed correctly.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Tim Wegener 2008-06-13 12:47:04 UTC
This came good after logging out and logging in again.

Comment 2 Torsten Rausche 2008-07-02 11:03:01 UTC
Seems like a dupe of #447516

Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2009-06-10 01:35:10 UTC
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Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2009-07-14 16:21:44 UTC
Fedora 9 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-07-10. Fedora 9 is 
no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further 
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