cannot drag files to network bookmarks without manually mounting first

Bug #206613 reported by Mike Rushton on 2008-03-25
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This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Nautilus
Confirmed
Medium
nautilus (Ubuntu)
Low
Ubuntu Desktop Bugs

Bug Description

Binary package hint: nautilus

Ubuntu Hardy 8.04 with latest updates as of 03/25/08

In ubuntu feisty/gutsy, I was able to create a bookmark to an sshfs mount and drag files to it on the fly without having to mount the sshfs manually. Now, when I drag a file from say the Desktop to an sshfs bookmark, it complains with:

Error while copying to "images on server".
There was an error getting information about the destination.
The specified location is not mounted

I have to then click on the bookmark to mount it in order to copy files to it. Mounting this way also puts a shortcut to the mount on my desktop. This manual procedure and added shortcut were not needed before and I feel are pointless.

I have the same issue on a upgrade (gutsy to hardy) machine with latest updates as of todays date.

Changed in nautilus:
status: New → Confirmed
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) 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=524405

Changed in nautilus:
assignee: nobody → desktop-bugs
importance: Undecided → Low
status: Confirmed → Triaged
Changed in nautilus:
status: Unknown → New
Changed in nautilus:
status: New → Confirmed
Mike Rushton (leftyfb) wrote :

This is also the case with smb bookmarks

Mike Rushton (leftyfb) wrote :

Any chance of this being fixed or have a patch released before Hardy is released?

Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

not likely going to changed before hardy no, there is lot to do and this one is only a small annoyance, could be considered for hardy-updates once a fix is available though

Mike Rushton (leftyfb) wrote :

It's been 3 months since this was reported. Has anyone looked at it? Might it be related to bug #207072?

Changed in nautilus:
importance: Unknown → Medium
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