Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 176104
email icon drag on panel and drop to nautilus desktop, symbolic link is bloken
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:19 EST
Created attachment 122401 [details]
Broken redhat-email icon
Description of problem:
Drag email icon on panel and drop to nautilus desktop, email icon symbolic link
is broken on nautilus desktop.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Drag email icon on panel
2. Drop email icon to nautilus Desktop
Not exactly serious, but very visible problem. Moving to blocker for some quick
This seems to happen because somebody is not following symlinks when copying
/usr/share/applications/redhat-web.desktop is a relative symlink to
After dragging it from the panel to the desktop, I have a broken symlink from
~/Desktop/redhat-web.desktop to ../desktop-menu-patches/redhat-web.desktop
The easiest fix would be to make the symlink absolute.
Why is it relative anyway?
good question. strangely enough, those links are owned by htmlview
fixed in htmlview-3.0.0-14