Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 189058
"Open with" Properties of Folders can't be modified
Last modified: 2015-03-03 17:28:07 EST
Description of problem:
The Action assigned to Open with on Folders is not modifiable.
1) If u open with "application" (e.g. bmpx) in nautilus the application
won't appear in the open with applications.
2) U can't change it either in the "Open With" Tab of the Properties Diaolog of
the Folders. Neither u can switch the default option.
The problem gets more serious with installed kdesvn or kdesdk ... then kdesvn or
cervisia becomes the default "Open with" Folder actions which has further
impacts @ different places of the system.
-Firefox / Downloads / Open Containing Folder > uses the default action
-If u add additional folder bookmarks in the open/save dialogs or nautilus u
will find them Under Places too... those will use the default Open with action
too... and therefor not work if kdesvn / kdesdk is installed
summary: Action should be modifiable.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Error appears in rawhide and FC5 - Final
Steps to Reproduce:
*** Bug 189056 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
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