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Bug 85016 - RFE: scanner verification applet for KDE & Gnome desktops OR panels
Summary: RFE: scanner verification applet for KDE & Gnome desktops OR panels
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: distribution
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: Brock Organ
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-02-24 21:41 UTC by Elton Woo
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:34 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Enhancement
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2005-03-02 18:43:48 UTC

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Description Elton Woo 2003-02-24 21:41:52 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.2.1) Gecko/20030215

Description of problem:
First time login to KDE / Gnome, a scanner icon is created on desktop (similar to
printer icon) AND /OR created in the panel.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. First time login to KDE or Gnome desktop
2. Desktop / panel default icons INCLUDE a scanner applet
3. Click on applet to verify that peripheral is correctly identified and configured.
IF NOT, run editor (as su) to correct /etc/sane.d/*.conf file

Actual Results:  No such applet available (RH

Expected Results:  Applet should be availalble for first-time installation of

Additional info:

Make things "EASIER" for users migrating from MS Windows, Macintosh systems, and

Comment 1 Alexander Larsson 2003-08-06 10:04:18 UTC
This really isn't a redhat-artwork bug, i'm reassigning it to distribution.

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2005-03-02 18:43:48 UTC
Closing bugs on older, no longer supported, releases. Apologies for
any lack of response.

I don't think internal RH resources will be expended on this in the
near future.

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