system testing is not working 9.04

Bug #366692 reported by Steven Morneault on 2009-04-25
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
checkbox (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Hi, just did the upgrade to 9.04. I try to do a system testing and it doesn't seem to work. It doesn't even open.

ZaHACKieL (zahackiel) wrote :

I can confirm that. I have a Dell Studio 1735 and the system testing doesn't even open.

Cathlorn (sanderscorey) wrote :

If you edit the menu and add "gksu " in fron of /usr/bin/checkbox-gtk for the application it launches and runs fine.

You get the following below if you run it as a normal user:
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/share/checkbox/run", line 40, in <module>
  File "/usr/share/checkbox/run", line 35, in main
    application = manager.create_application(sys.argv)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.6/dist-packages/checkbox/", line 153, in create_application
    return self.application_factory(config)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.6/dist-packages/checkbox/", line 70, in __init__
    self.reactor, self.registry)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.6/dist-packages/checkbox/", line 41, in __init__
  File "/usr/share/checkbox/plugins/", line 65, in register
    self.dbus_name = dbus.service.BusName(self.DBUS_BUS_NAME, self.bus)
  File "/var/lib/python-support/python2.6/dbus/", line 129, in __new__
    retval = bus.request_name(name, name_flags)
  File "/var/lib/python-support/python2.6/dbus/", line 306, in request_name
    'su', (name, flags))
  File "/var/lib/python-support/python2.6/dbus/", line 622, in call_blocking
    message, timeout)
dbus.exceptions.DBusException: org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.AccessDenied: Connection ":1.52" is not allowed to own the service "com.ubuntu.checkbox" due to security policies in the configuration file

Dr. Kenobi (drkenobi) on 2010-05-18
affects: ubuntu → checkbox (Ubuntu)
Changed in checkbox (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

[Expired for checkbox (Ubuntu) because there has been no activity for 60 days.]

Changed in checkbox (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Expired
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