can't add file to the archive if archive name is without extension

Bug #181975 reported by Marcin Gałązka on 2008-01-11
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
File Roller
Confirmed
Medium
file-roller (Ubuntu)
Low
Ubuntu Desktop Bugs

Bug Description

Binary package hint: file-roller

If a filename of the archive does not contains an extension (e.g. *.zip) adding files to the archive leads to creation of a new archive instead changing original one.

Example:
- create a ZIP archive and name it 'foo' (not 'foo.zip')
- open it in FileRoller
- add a new file to the archive by dragging some file from Nautilus to FileRoller window

Expected behavior - dragged file should be added to the 'foo' archive
Current behavior - a new archive named 'foo.zip' is created, dragged file is added to this archive

Ubuntu 7.10, file-roller-2.20.1-0ubuntu1

Pedro Villavicencio (pedro) wrote :

thanks for your report, confirming

Changed in file-roller:
assignee: nobody → desktop-bugs
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → Confirmed
Pedro Villavicencio (pedro) wrote :

Thanks for your bug report. This bug has been reported to the developers of the software. You can track it and make comments here: http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=508737

Changed in file-roller:
status: Confirmed → Triaged
Changed in fileroller:
status: Unknown → New
Changed in file-roller:
importance: Unknown → Medium
Changed in file-roller:
status: New → Confirmed
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