restoring from trash overwrites files without prompt

Bug #435387 reported by Sergey "Shnatsel" Davidoff on 2009-09-23
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Fix Released
gvfs (Ubuntu)
Ubuntu Desktop Bugs

Bug Description

Binary package hint: nautilus

Restoring files from trash overwrites existing files without usual prompt. This can cause (already caused) permament loss of data.
Found in Nautilus 2.26.2.

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Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thank you for your bug report. The issue is an upstream one and it would be nice if somebody having it could send the bug the to the people writting the software (

Changed in nautilus (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Ubuntu Desktop Bugs (desktop-bugs)
importance: Undecided → Low
Changed in nautilus (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
Changed in nautilus:
importance: Undecided → Unknown
status: New → Unknown
affects: nautilus (Ubuntu) → gvfs (Ubuntu)
Changed in gvfs (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package gvfs - 1.4.1-0ubuntu1

gvfs (1.4.1-0ubuntu1) karmic; urgency=low

  * New upstream version:
    - Translation updates
    - FreeBSD support for the gphoto2 backend
    - Don't silently overwrite when restoring from trash (lp: #435387)
    - Avoid error dialogs when the user canceled
    - Fix a crash in the obexftp backend
    - Don't confuse media players for cameras
  * debian/patches/00git-separate-eject-detach.patch:
    - the change is in the new version
  * debian/patches/01_mtp_content_types.patch
    - the change is in the new version

 -- Sebastien Bacher <email address hidden> Mon, 19 Oct 2009 23:48:47 +0200

Changed in gvfs (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Changed in nautilus:
importance: Unknown → Medium
status: Unknown → Fix Released
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