keditbookmarks: renaming folders is confusing

Bug #283412 reported by Alvin on 2008-10-14
4
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
KDE Base
Confirmed
Medium
kdebase (Ubuntu)
Low
Unassigned

Bug Description

Bookmark Editor 4.1.2 (Ubuntu 7.10 beta)

Renaming folders with keditbookmarks is confusing.
Select a folder in the left pane, Edit --> Rename (F2) does not do anything, and there is no output in the console either.
Renaming folders when selected in the right pane works, but is difficult (Bug #280709)

Jonathan Thomas (echidnaman) wrote :

Are you selecting a folder from the left pane of the window or from the right pane?
By default, clicking the bookmark folder from the left pane puts its info in the bottom right editing fields.

Changed in kdebase:
status: New → Incomplete
Alvin (alvind) on 2008-10-15
description: updated
Jonathan Thomas (echidnaman) wrote :

I'll confirm with the updated description. ;-)

Changed in kdebase:
importance: Undecided → Low
status: Incomplete → Confirmed
Alvin (alvind) wrote :

You are correct. I didn't even try to rename by using the right pane. The description is corrected, because I think I will not be the only one who finds this confusing.

Jonathan Thomas (echidnaman) wrote :

Upstream report filed & linked.

Changed in kdebase:
status: Confirmed → Triaged
Changed in kdebase:
status: Unknown → Confirmed
Jonathan Thomas (echidnaman) wrote :

For now we will be tracking this bug at it's KDE bug report at: http://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=172860
Once KDE commits a fix Kubuntu will receive it when the KDE release with the fix is packaged/released.

Changed in kdebase (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Invalid
Changed in kdebase:
importance: Unknown → Medium
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