Bug 1279033 - KDE: Drag and drop not working
KDE: Drag and drop not working
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: dolphin (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Daniel Vrátil
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2015-11-07 05:27 EST by Matthias
Modified: 2016-12-20 10:28 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2016-12-20 10:28:48 EST
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Description Matthias 2015-11-07 05:27:08 EST
Description of problem:
After upgrade from F22 to F23 drag and drop does not work under KDE/ Dolphin.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Fully updated system (to "updates-testing").

Dolphin gives these versions:
Dolphin: Version 15.08.1
KDE Frameworks 5.15.0
Qt 5.5.1, compiled against 5.5.0

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Mark one or multiple files/ folders
2. Try to drag them into an open Firefox or Chrome window with Google Drive or Google Photos open
3. It is not possible to drop the files and upload them. This worked in F22.

Actual results:
Dropping of files in Firefox and Chrome not possible

Expected results:
Can drop the files, same as in F22.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Matthias 2015-11-10 02:15:40 EST
After latest updates (10.Nov.15) drag and drop works in Firefox.

It is still not working in Chrome. But I guess that is a issue for Google, not for Fedora. Any idea why drag and drop stopped working in F23 when it was working in F22?
Comment 2 Matthias 2015-11-14 01:32:06 EST
Another update:

Updated to KDE Frameworks 5.16.0 from updates-testing.

Drag and drop from Dolphin to Chrome still doesn't work.

However, I found that I can drag files and folders from Konqueror (if used as file manager) to Chrome (e.g. Google Drive or Google Photos).

So Konqueror works as expected, but Dolphin does not.
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