Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 135146
Download manager no longer checks for duplicates
Last modified: 2018-04-11 04:42:46 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.3)
Description of problem:
When downloading file no longer get prompt " file already exits" if
attempting to download file with same name as existing file.
Apparently just overwrites existing file.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Download file with same name as one that exists in destination directory
Actual Results: new file saved
Expected Results: some prompt that file with that name already exists
I experienced the same problem. The file existed, I was not prompted
that the file already existed. For confirmation of failure, I tried
saving the recent file again. The file again was replaced with no
prompt for alternative naming or cancel action.
Same problem with Firefox but Epiphany provides prompt (i.e. behaviour
of other Mozilla based browsers
Since this bugzilla report was filed, there have been several major updates,
which may have resolved this issue. Users who have experienced this problem are
encouraged to upgrade their system to the latest version available. Therefore
closing this bug as obsolete.
If you experience this problem on the up-to-date system, please reopen this bug
with an additional information.