"Export to HTML" doesn't work when note title has special characters in it

Bug #715561 reported by Feathertail on 2011-02-09
This bug affects 1 person
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tomboy (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: tomboy


If a special character such as "/" is in the title to a note, then clicking on Tools -> Export to HTML opens up a "Destination for HTML Export" dialog box, but clicking Save does nothing and offers no feedback.


1. Create a note with "/" in the title.
2. Try to export the note to HTML.
3. Change the note's title (or its filename in the dialog box).
4. Try again and note that it succeeds this time.


Exporting to HTML will work, even for notes with odd characters in the title. Failing that, Tomboy will give useful feedback and tell you how to un-break things.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.10
Package: tomboy 1.4.2-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.35-25.44-generic
Uname: Linux 2.6.35-25-generic i686
Architecture: i386
Date: Tue Feb 8 21:05:34 2011
EcryptfsInUse: Yes
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.04 LTS "Lucid Lynx" - Release i386 (20100429)
 PATH=(custom, user)
SourcePackage: tomboy

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