Bug 655117

Summary: Nautilus raises error on WebDav when there is no error
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Assen Totin <assen>
Component: nautilusAssignee: Tomáš Bžatek <tbzatek>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Description Assen Totin 2010-11-19 16:33:30 UTC
Description of problem:

When copying, renaming etc. files over WebDav from Nautilus, it often raises error messages which are not true - the requested action is actually carried on the server. Since NAutilus doe snot properly refresh the folder (see bug 655114), the user has no way of knowing that his action was completed successfully. 

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How reproducible:
Every time.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Connect to a Secure WebDav share, log in with a username and password.
2. Copy a file to the share.
3. Try renaming the file (highlight, press F2, enter new name, press Enter).
Actual results:
Error message is raised saying the requested action could not be performed.

Expected results:
No error message, since the action is actually performed OK (as can be seen after closing the error message dialogue and pressing F5)

Additional info:
Likely needs escalation upstream as other distributions seem to be affected too for quite some time: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/nautilus/+bug/512496

If the same share is mounted using mount.davfs, then Nautilus works fine (copies, renames files without any warning and the window is refreshed immediately).

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