cant drag a file to a folder in new nautilus location button bar

Bug #3337 reported by sam tygier on 2005-10-18
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Fix Released
nautilus (Ubuntu)
Ubuntu Desktop Bugs

Bug Description

it would be really handy to be able to drag and drop files on to the buttons in the new loaction bar to move them to the folders.

i keep trying to do this and it keeps not working

Related branches

Changed in nautilus:
assignee: nobody → gnome
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thanks for your bug. That's known upstream:

Yann Simon (yann-simon-fr) wrote :

Tested on dapper and confirmed.

I'd love to have this feature too.

Changed in nautilus:
status: Unconfirmed → Confirmed
Changed in nautilus:
assignee: gnome → desktop-bugs
Neilen Marais (neilenmarais) wrote :

I'd just like to add my +1 for this feature...

Neilen Marais (neilenmarais) wrote :

The bug linked upstream has been marked a duplicate of, but I can't seem to figure out how to change the upsteam bug link.

Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

you can click to right column on the "(edit)" next to the task

Changed in nautilus:
status: Rejected → Confirmed
Fredrik Bränström (branstrom) wrote :

I really want this fixed, is there any chance of it happening?

Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

that's open source software, you can work on a patch and we will review it and upload if it's correct

Changed in nautilus:
status: Confirmed → Triaged
Neilen Marais (neilenmarais) wrote :

Can confirm that this issue is still current under hardy.

Gabriel Bauman (gabrielbauman) wrote :

Confirmed. Still can't do this in Hardy.

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

This bug was fixed in the package nautilus - 1:2.23.5-0ubuntu1

nautilus (1:2.23.5-0ubuntu1) intrepid; urgency=low

  * New upstream version
    - Add tab support to browser mode (lp: #154059)
    - Add "restore from trash" functionality (lp: #14412)
    - Path bar and notebooks can be used as fully functional URI drop targets
      (lp: #3337)
    - Places sidebar
      - Add eject buttons to volumes
      - Fix bookmark reordering (lp: #69867)
      - Make DND indication consistent with GTK+ file chooser
    - Async I/O
      - Use NautilusFile instead of GFile for path bar display name
      - Use NautilusFile for DND "same FS" check
    - Fix navigation where window was inconsistently "stuck" between two
      directories, i.e. the view was not completely changed.
    - Fix huge leak - status bar messages were never popped from the stack
    - Always grab focus on location change, even if view is reused
    - Icon view fixes
      - If no icon is selected, but an icon has the keyboard focus,
        select it when pressing space. (lp: #155044)
      - Move keyboard focus after a file has been removed (lp: #242732)
      - Fix double-clicking of half-shown items (lp: #52606)
    - Thumbnailing changes
      - Never scale up any thumbnails (lp: #202682)
      - Compose and scale thumbnails on the fly
      - Speed up loading of large image files used as their own thumbnails
    - Display emblems for small icon sizes
    - Offer clipboard contents as text/uri-list
    - Use UTF-8 dash for properties window instead of "--"
    - Misc
      - Allow to build without XMP
      - Require beagle 0.2.4
      - Require intltool 0.36.3.

 -- Sebastien Bacher <email address hidden> Mon, 21 Jul 2008 20:52:13 +0200

Changed in nautilus:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Changed in nautilus:
importance: Unknown → Wishlist
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