Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 161345
[RHEL4] libgnomeui filechooser backend won't understand bookmarks from GTK+ in RHEL 5
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:18 EST
GTK+ 2.8 slightly changes the format in which the file chooser bookmarks are
written. When RHEL5 comes around, we might see people use their home directories
with both 2.4.x (from RHEL4) and GTK+ >= 2.8 (from RHEL5), and in order to
prevent problems with the file chooser bookmarks in this scenario, a small
patch should be applied to the file chooser backends to make them handle the
The attached patch make the necessary changes to the gnome-vfs file chooser
backend in libgnomeui.
Created attachment 115816 [details]
Patch is here, won't take long to apply...
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