Bug#493208: systemsettings: Complains after asking for password
In systemsettings, the "About Me" section: I tried to change my name,
and was asked for my password, which I expected. But even though I write
the correct password, I get a window with title "Sorry - Systemsettings"
containing the message:
As error occurred and your password has probably not been changed. The
error message was: chfn: Permission denied.
Going back to systemsettings later shows that the name has been
-- System Information:
Debian Release: lenny/sid
APT prefers unstable
APT policy: (650, 'unstable'), (600, 'experimental')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Kernel: Linux 2.6.25-2-686 (SMP w/1 CPU core)
Locale: LANG=en_GB.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Versions of packages systemsettings depends on:
ii kdebase-runtime 4:4.1.0-1 runtime components from the offici
ii kdelibs5 4:4.1.0-1 core libraries for all KDE 4 appli
ii libc6 2.7-13 GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii libfontconfig1 2.6.0-1 generic font configuration library
ii libqt4-dbus 4.4.0-4 Qt 4 D-Bus module
ii libqt4-xml 4.4.0-4 Qt 4 XML module
ii libqtcore4 4.4.0-4 Qt 4 core module
ii libqtgui4 4.4.0-4 Qt 4 GUI module
ii libstdc++6 4.3.1-8 The GNU Standard C++ Library v3
ii libx11-6 2:1.1.4-2 X11 client-side library
systemsettings recommends no packages.
systemsettings suggests no packages.
-- no debconf information