Bug 191490 - Network share does not appear in "Save as" dialog of any application
Network share does not appear in "Save as" dialog of any application
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: nautilus (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Alexander Larsson
Jay Turner
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Reported: 2006-05-12 09:17 EDT by Steve Launius
Modified: 2015-01-07 19:12 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-09-04 12:41:41 EDT
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Description Steve Launius 2006-05-12 09:17:24 EDT
Description of problem:
After connecting to a Windows shared folder successfully, the share does not
show up in any applications "Save As" dialog window.  

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Nautilus v2.8.1

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Connect to a Windows Share with the Nautilus "Connect to Server" option under
the File menu.
2. Open any application and save a document, such as gedit.
3. The share name does not appear automatically in "Save in Folder" field or
under "Browse for other folders".

When I try to add the share to the left pain under "Browse for foldes" (by
dragging and dropping the share icon from the desktop) I get this message "Could
not add bookmark for computer:///share-name.volume because it is not a valid

Actual results:
Share does not appear in "Save in Folder" field.

Expected results:
Share should already appear in "Save in Folder" field.

Additional info:
This is not a problem in EL4 32-bit version.
Comment 1 Alexander Larsson 2006-09-04 12:41:41 EDT
This is an appliation bug (in this case gedit). It doesn't support writing to
gnome-vfs, and doesn't enable that functionallity in the file selector. GEdit in
particular is fixed in gnome 2.16, so closing this nextrelease which will have that.

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