Bug 110942 - Preference "Watch File" does not track changes to file.
Summary: Preference "Watch File" does not track changes to file.
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: ggv (Show other bugs)
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Version: 1
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Jonathan Blandford
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Reported: 2003-11-25 19:06 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2013-04-02 04:18 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-11-26 19:19:55 UTC
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Description Need Real Name 2003-11-25 19:06:48 UTC
Description of problem:
GGV has a Preference under the Document Tab named Watch file. If
checked it does not track changes to a file. Reload also does not
update the file.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:

1. Start ggv, go to Edit, then Preferences and under the Document Tab
check Watch File.Click Close.

2. Load a postscript file. 

3. Edit a tex file or other file to be convered to postscript. Convert
the file overwriting the file loaded in ggv above. 
Click Reload. 

Actual results:

File is not updated.

Expected results:

File should be updated as in gv.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Jonathan Blandford 2003-11-25 22:38:48 UTC
Is the file on NFS?  Do you have fam running?

Comment 2 Jonathan Blandford 2003-11-25 22:41:30 UTC
This sounds similar to:

Comment 3 Need Real Name 2003-11-26 17:01:00 UTC
The file is on NFS and fam is running. The bug is the same as one
described in the above link.

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