Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 191490
Network share does not appear in "Save as" dialog of any application
Last modified: 2015-01-07 19:12:48 EST
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):
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
Share does not appear in "Save in Folder" field.
Share should already appear in "Save in Folder" field.
This is not a problem in EL4 32-bit version.
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.