Kicad: After renaming file to be in a different dir it's displayed in both locations

Bug #1852431 reported by Mikołaj Wielgus on 2019-11-13
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Fix Committed
Jeff Young

Bug Description

In project manager, when "Rename File..." option is used to move a file to a different directory in the project, the file becomes displayed in both the (incorrectly) previous and (correctly) new locations (screenshot attached). It stops being incorrectly shown after Kicad is restarted.

Application: KiCad
Version: (5.99.0-360-ga6b94b37e), release build
    wxWidgets 3.0.4
    libcurl/7.66.0 OpenSSL/1.1.1d (Schannel) zlib/1.2.11 brotli/1.0.7 libidn2/2.2.0 libpsl/0.21.0 (+libidn2/2.1.1) nghttp2/1.39.2
Platform: Windows 8 (build 9200), 64-bit edition, 64 bit, Little endian, wxMSW
Build Info:
    Build date: Nov 13 2019 00:18:50
    wxWidgets: 3.0.4 (wchar_t,wx containers,compatible with 2.8)
    Boost: 1.71.0
    OpenCASCADE Community Edition: 6.9.1
    Curl: 7.66.0
    Compiler: GCC 9.2.0 with C++ ABI 1013

Build settings:

Mikołaj Wielgus (mwielgus) wrote :
Jeff Young (jeyjey) on 2019-11-13
Changed in kicad:
assignee: nobody → Jeff Young (jeyjey)
status: New → In Progress
importance: Undecided → Low
milestone: none → 6.0.0-rc1
Jeff Young (jeyjey) wrote :

This bug has been in the codebase since at least 4.x. Since it took this long to get reported, I'm only going to merge the fix to 6.0. (It is a fairly safe fix so if someone feels strongly that it should be in 5.1.5 or 5.1.6, speak up.)

KiCad Janitor (kicad-janitor) wrote :

Fixed in revision 8ce04d3362518cf1a54e87cb8d5bf3bd183955ed

Changed in kicad:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
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