time-admin should be accessible from clock-applet

Bug #573760 reported by co0lingFir3 on 2010-05-02
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
gnome-system-tools (Ubuntu)
Wishlist
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Bug Description

Binary package hint: gnome-system-tools

To change your time you have to go to "System -> Administration -> Time and Date" which makes no sense since the clock-applet in the panel has already a preferences option. It would be best to integrate the time-admin program into the clock-applet preferences dialog or at least make it accessible from there. This would make it easier for new users to set up their clock (if they didnt so during the installation) and enable NTP sync.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.04
Package: gnome-system-tools 2.30.0-0ubuntu2
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.32-21.32-generic 2.6.32.11+drm33.2
Uname: Linux 2.6.32-21-generic i686
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Architecture: i386
Date: Sun May 2 17:32:02 2010
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.04 "Lucid Lynx" - Beta i386 (20100318)
ProcEnviron:
 LANG=en_US.utf8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
SourcePackage: gnome-system-tools

co0lingFir3 (coolingfire) wrote :
Milan Bouchet-Valat (nalimilan) wrote :

That's not a bad idea, but since there are two completely different tools, merging them would require some work. Getting NTP support into the gnome clock applet isn't going to be easy, since there are a few distribution-specific things to tweak...

Changed in gnome-system-tools (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
status: New → Triaged
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