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Bug 84722 - Error on firstboot causing traceback
Summary: Error on firstboot causing traceback
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: firstboot
Version: phoebe
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Brent Fox
QA Contact:
Depends On:
Blocks: 79578
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-02-20 21:27 UTC by Todd Booher
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-02-24 18:46:51 UTC

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Description Todd Booher 2003-02-20 21:27:14 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.3a)
Gecko/20021207 Phoenix/0.5

Description of problem:
On the first boot of a phoebe beta 3 clean install a traceback
error is caused during the filling out of information on the initial
screen.  The error happens after filling out the new user from and
clicking on the 'next' button.  A similar error was seen in beta 2.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Install phoebe.
2.On first boot, begin filling out new user info to create a non-root account.
3.As you hit next, the error pops up with the traceback.

Actual Results:  Traceback error

Expected Results:  Completion of non-root user creation.

Additional info:


Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/share/firstboot/", line 317, in nextClicked
    result = module.apply(self.notebook)
  File "/usr/share/firstboot/modules/", line 120, in apply
    if not self.isUsernameOk(username, self.usernameEntry):
  File "/usr/share/firstboot/modules/", line 228, in isUsernameOk
    messageDialog.showErrorMessage(_("The user name '%s' contains uppercase
characters.  "
NameError: global name 'messageDialog' is not defined

Comment 1 Brent Fox 2003-02-20 22:33:20 UTC
I didn't see it reported against beta 2.  Anyway, it should be fixed with
firstboot-1.0.5-7.  QA, please verify.

Comment 2 Mike McLean 2003-02-24 18:46:29 UTC
confirmed. No problems creating users with firstboot.

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