nautilus incorrectly assigns ownership to default pronoun (me)

Bug #1027216 reported by Dale Beaudoin on 2012-07-20
This bug affects 6 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Fix Released
nautilus (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

nautilus uses bad logic in assigning ownership to a pronoun rather than the current user (pronoun). This could be important when discerning groups.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.10
Package: nautilus 1:3.5.4-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.5.0-5.5-generic 3.5.0-rc7
Uname: Linux 3.5.0-5-generic i686
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
ApportVersion: 2.4-0ubuntu2
Architecture: i386
Date: Fri Jul 20 15:14:15 2012
GsettingsChanges: b'org.gnome.nautilus.window-state' b'geometry' b"'800x550+69+418'"
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 11.10 "Oneiric Ocelot" - Beta i386 (20110901)
 PATH=(custom, no user)
SourcePackage: nautilus
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Dale Beaudoin (twocamels) wrote :
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in nautilus (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in nautilus:
importance: Unknown → Medium
status: Unknown → Incomplete
Changed in nautilus (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
status: Confirmed → Triaged
Changed in nautilus:
status: Incomplete → Fix Released
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

the issue has been fixed upstream

Changed in nautilus (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package nautilus - 1:3.5.90-0ubuntu1

nautilus (1:3.5.90-0ubuntu1) quantal; urgency=low

  * New upstream release.
    - Reorganize application and gear menu, and add a menu for view actions
    - Add a View options selector to the toolbar
    - Add cluebars for Templates and Scripts special directories
    - Add ability to reorder bookmarks
    - Improve strings in the Autorun prompt
    - Improve error message strings
    - Improve the image Properties page
    - Improve the Permissions page in the Properties window
    - Improve the layout of the Bookmarks dialog
    - Use the dropped text paragraph as name when creating new files
      using DnD of text snippets
    - Use double quotes instead of ASCII quotes for filenames
    - Change default action for executable text files to Display
    - Change the view mode and zoom level to be per-window instead of
    - Remove support for Manual layouting in icon views outside of Desktop
    - Remove the Octal permissions list view column
    - Fix segfault when no search results are found
    - Change owner pronoun from "me" to "Me" (LP: #1027216)
  * Removed upstream patches:
    - git_no_empty_search_segfault.patch
    - git_fix_missing_desktop_menu.patch
  * debian/patches/15_use-ubuntu-help.patch: Refreshed

  [ Rico Tzschichholz ]
  * Refreshed patches:
    - 03_translations_list_update.patch
    - 12_unity_launcher_support.patch
    - 21_correct_timestamp_use_fix_focus_issue.patch
 -- Jeremy Bicha <email address hidden> Mon, 20 Aug 2012 23:59:52 -0400

Changed in nautilus (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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