Opened 13 years ago

Last modified 8 years ago

#3093 accepted defect

Time Zone reboot warning can be bypassed with a "cancelled" yet accepted change

Reported by: greenfeld Owned by: manashraja
Priority: Low Milestone: Unspecified
Component: Sugar Version: 0.93.x
Severity: Minor Keywords: 11.3.0
Cc: sam.parkinson3@… Distribution/OS: OLPC
Bug Status: New


  1. Boot an XO (any type) with 11.3.0 os4 on it.
  2. Go to the "Date & Time" control panel in Sugar.
  3. Set the time zone to any one you prefer, and click on the check-mark button to accept the change.
  4. A warning that you need to restart Sugar will appear. Choose "Cancel" from this dialog.
  5. Press the check-mark button on the Date & Time control panel again.
  6. Restart the computer and run "date" in the Terminal activity. Your change has taken place even though "Cancel" was pressed.

Change History (5)

comment:1 Changed 11 years ago by dnarvaez

  • Milestone changed from 0.94 to Unspecified

comment:2 Changed 10 years ago by SAMdroid

  • Bug Status changed from Unconfirmed to New
  • Cc sam.parkinson3@… added
  • Priority changed from Unspecified by Maintainer to Low

It is still here

comment:3 Changed 8 years ago by quozl

"Cancel changes" at point 4 must revert the setting to the value it had at point 2.

comment:4 Changed 8 years ago by manashraja

  • Owner set to manashraja
  • Status changed from new to accepted

comment:5 Changed 8 years ago by manashraja

Fixed in the PR:
Please have a look. Thanks.

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