Port from GnomeVFS to GIO

Bug #715215 reported by Nicola Soranzo on 2011-02-08
This bug affects 4 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
inkscape (Debian)
Fix Released

Bug Description

GnomeVFS has been deprecated since GNOME 2.22 (Mar 2008):


All applications should be ported to use GIO:


Moreover, GnomeVFS uses HAL, which is also deprecated in favor of udev. Removing dependencies on GnomeVFS is necessary to remove HAL from the system, a goal shared by most distributions:


jazzynico (jazzynico) on 2011-02-09
Changed in inkscape:
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: New → Triaged
Changed in inkscape (Debian):
status: Unknown → New
Changed in inkscape (Debian):
status: New → Confirmed
jazzynico (jazzynico) on 2014-02-03
tags: added: code-design
Alex Valavanis (valavanisalex) wrote :

Here's a link to the migration guide: https://developer.gnome.org/gio/stable/ch31.html

Andre Klapper (a9016009) wrote :

After checking out `git clone ssh://<email address hidden>:inkscape/inkscape.git` I found:

commit 5433ac0513099a4a12caba0cda8a2a9d30e13a22
Author: Stefano Facchini
Date: Fri Oct 13 19:03:28 2017 +0200
    Remove deprecated GNOME VFS

I'd say this ticket is solved (in git master, not yet in the stable 0.92.x series)?

Qantas94Heavy (qantas94heavy) wrote :

Marking as 'fix committed' based on comment 2.

Closed by: https://gitlab.com/Qantas94Heavy

Changed in inkscape:
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
milestone: none → 1.0
Changed in inkscape (Debian):
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
tbnorth (terry-n-brown) on 2019-11-29
tags: added: bug-migration
Max Gaukler (mgmax) on 2020-05-09
Changed in inkscape:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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