Bug 1286318 - Undesired behaviour on file rename
Undesired behaviour on file rename
Status: CLOSED EOL
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: nautilus (Show other bugs)
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unspecified Severity high
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Assigned To: Matthias Clasen
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2015-11-27 20:05 EST by Viktor Jancik
Modified: 2016-07-19 15:22 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2016-07-19 15:22:58 EDT
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nautilus-screenshot (11.13 KB, image/png)
2015-11-27 20:05 EST, Viktor Jancik
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Description Viktor Jancik 2015-11-27 20:05:55 EST
Created attachment 1099804 [details]
nautilus-screenshot

Description of problem:
I tried to rename a file in a folder to a name for which another file already existed in that folder.

This is what nautilus responded with (see attached picture).

I believe this isn't correct or desired behaviour. I think Nautilus should ask me if I want to overwrite the existing file.

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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Try to rename a file to a name for which a file already exists in that folder
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Actual results:
You get a message saying you should choose another name.

Expected results:
You get a prompt asking if you'd like to replace the file.

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Comment 2 Fedora End Of Life 2016-07-19 15:22:58 EDT
Fedora 22 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2016-07-19. Fedora 22 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no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further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.

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