|Summary:||Create password protected .zip file|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Pedro Silva <pedrofsilva>|
|Component:||file-roller||Assignee:||Christopher Aillon <caillon>|
|Status:||CLOSED WONTFIX||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
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|Last Closed:||2010-06-28 10:42:29 UTC||Type:||---|
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Description Pedro Silva 2008-08-06 16:31:47 UTC
Description of problem: I'm trying to create a password-protected .zip file. Although I use the menu option Edit -> Password, enter a password and press OK, the .zip file remains unprotected. Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): file-roller-2.22.4-1.fc9.i386 How reproducible: Open file-roller. Press New button. Type the filename and select .zip from file type list. Add a file to your filename.zip. Use menu option Edit -> Password, type a password and press OK. Close file-roller. Open filename.zip with file-roller or unzip, no password asked.
Comment 1 Kevin 2008-08-17 01:57:42 UTC
Its a very bad implementation but you actually have to enable the password BEFORE adding the files. This isn't overly clear and doesn't make much sense - but it does work. I have verified that with rar or zip if you set passwords after adding your files, they do not take effect. If you set the password first, all is well. Assigning bug as this is really bad from a usability point of view and should be fixed.
Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2010-04-27 12:11:02 UTC
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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2010-06-28 10:42:29 UTC
Fedora 11 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2010-06-25. Fedora 11 is no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug. If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of Fedora please feel free to reopen this bug against that version. Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.