Windows Documents and Settings importer does not import modification times

Bug #378163 reported by PortlandLinuxSupport on 2009-05-19
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
migration-assistant (Ubuntu)
Medium
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Bug Description

When I installed Ubuntu on a Vista machine, it prompted and kindly imported all of my documents, favorites and other settings.

However, all of the documents had a time stamp of the installer time. If documents are going to copied from another OS during an upgrade to Ubuntu, I believe it is *imperative* that the modification (mtime) times be transferred properly... I use my mtimes to track all kind of document things (particularly with photos that do not contain their own internal timestamps).

Thank you for your help!

affects: ubuntu → ubiquity (Ubuntu)
Evan (ev) on 2009-05-22
affects: ubiquity (Ubuntu) → migration-assistant (Ubuntu)
Changed in migration-assistant (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: New → Confirmed
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