Restoring non-empty folders spawns warning - leaves copy behind

Bug #1687075 reported by Kev Bowring on 2017-04-28
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This bug affects 4 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
thunar
Confirmed
Medium
thunar (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Unassigned

Bug Description

Empty folders after deleting and restoring from trash works without warning.

Folders with contents are restored AND left in trash, with a warning about modifying.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 17.04
Package: thunar 1.6.11-1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.10.0-19.21-generic 4.10.8
Uname: Linux 4.10.0-19-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.20.4-0ubuntu4
Architecture: amd64
CasperVersion: 1.380
CurrentDesktop: XFCE
Date: Fri Apr 28 17:23:11 2017
LiveMediaBuild: Xubuntu 17.04 "Zesty Zapus" - Release amd64 (20170412)
ProcEnviron:
 TERM=xterm-256color
 PATH=(custom, no user)
 XDG_RUNTIME_DIR=<set>
 LANG=en_US.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
SourcePackage: thunar
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Kev Bowring (flocculant) wrote :
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

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

Changed in thunar (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed

I can confirm this on 17.04 and 16.04 LTS. This is how the warning looks like - http://i.imgur.com/RSI1TJi.png

Default focus is on Cancel and when I click it folder is restored AND it stays in the trash. Retry doesn't do anything (same warning again), and skipping it restores the folder and removes it from the trash.

David Pearson (akxwi-dave) wrote :

can also confirm affects daily AA iso..

Changed in thunar:
importance: Unknown → Medium
status: Unknown → Confirmed
Ubuntu QA Website (ubuntuqa) wrote :

This bug has been reported on the Ubuntu ISO testing tracker.

A list of all reports related to this bug can be found here:
http://iso.qa.ubuntu.com/qatracker/reports/bugs/1687075

tags: added: iso-testing
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