Preview calculated anyway in Open File dialog

Bug #826027 reported by Alexandre Prokoudine on 2011-08-13
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Inkscape
Medium
Jon A. Cruz

Bug Description

When Show Preview is off in the Open File dialog, Inkscape still calculates preview which leads to terrible slowdown. Even when I know which file I need and disable preview, if the file is any large or contains some filters, I have to wait till its preview is calculated to open it. This is very irritating.

(To some extent) Related reports:

https://bugs.launchpad.net/inkscape/+bug/167869
https://bugs.launchpad.net/inkscape/+bug/294969

Tags: ui Edit Tag help
description: updated
Changed in inkscape:
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → Confirmed
importance: Low → Medium
assignee: nobody → Jon A. Cruz (jon-joncruz)
Changed in inkscape:
status: Confirmed → In Progress
Jon A. Cruz (jon-joncruz) wrote :

Gtk dialog fixed in revision #10541.

Changed in inkscape:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
milestone: none → 0.49
su_v (suv-lp) on 2011-09-11
tags: added: ui
su_v (suv-lp) wrote :

Attached backport of r10541 to the stable branch has been tested successfully with 0.48.x r9963 on OS X 10.7.5: if file preview is toggled off, the previews are no longer calculated.

Please review (the merge of r10541 into 0.48.x failed with a minor text conflict, fixed in attached patch).

Proposing to include the fix for 0.48.5.

tags: added: backport-proposed
jazzynico (jazzynico) wrote :

Backport patch successfully tested on Crunchbang Waldorf.
Committed branch 0.48.x, revision 9991

Changed in inkscape:
milestone: 0.49 → 0.48.5
tags: removed: backport-proposed
Changed in inkscape:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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