Loss of files during cut and past operation using nautilus

Bug #1115740 reported by Alusa on 2013-02-04
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
nautilus (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Using nautilus there is the possibility of files loss during a cut and past operation in which the destiny is for example an external drive that gets accidentally disconnected during operation, nautilus erases the files from the source when they are still not yet fully written to the destiny and provides no method to recover in the event of a problem like restoring the files from the
Tested on 3.4.2 but should be applicable to the most recent versions if the logic is unchanged.

Changed in nautilus:
importance: Unknown → High
status: Unknown → New
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thank you for your bug report and for the upstream link

Changed in nautilus (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
status: New → Triaged
Changed in nautilus:
importance: High → Critical
Grzegorz G. (grzesiek1e5) wrote :

Oh, sorry, it isn't :)

This is about cut&paste, that one is about replacing.

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