Bug 144831 - gnome-panel-screenshot not stripping *special* chars when using window title as screenshot filename
Summary: gnome-panel-screenshot not stripping *special* chars when using window title ...
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-panel (Show other bugs)
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Mark McLoughlin
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Keywords: FutureFeature
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-01-11 20:22 UTC by James Laska
Modified: 2013-09-02 06:04 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2005-01-12 18:18:26 UTC
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gnome-panel-screenshot failure (124.21 KB, image/png)
2005-01-11 20:22 UTC, James Laska
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Description James Laska 2005-01-11 20:22:14 UTC
RPM gnome-panel-2.8.1-6.i386

When using firefox, and attempting to take a window screenshot (<alt>PrntScrn),
I attempted to save the screenshot to my desktop.  However, I am presented with
an error dialog indicating that it did not have permissions to write the file. 
However, the real problem is it attempted to save the file while not escaping
'/' characters from the filename.  Hence, it tried to save the file
"/home/jlaska/Desktop/Screenshot-Index of /~komornik/tasche/fedora - Mozilla
Firefox.png".  Of course this fails due to the '/' in the filename.  I think
simply escaping the '/' as '\/' would fix this.

Comment 1 James Laska 2005-01-11 20:22:15 UTC
Created attachment 109637 [details]
gnome-panel-screenshot failure

Comment 2 Mark McLoughlin 2005-01-12 12:40:27 UTC
jrb: is this fixed upstream?

Comment 3 Jonathan Blandford 2005-01-12 18:18:26 UTC

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