Bug 200689 - ImageMagick can inadvertently delete image file
Summary: ImageMagick can inadvertently delete image file
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: ImageMagick (Show other bugs)
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Version: 5
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Norm Murray
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Reported: 2006-07-30 21:53 UTC by Andre Robatino
Modified: 2008-04-10 18:43 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version: f8
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2008-04-10 18:43:53 UTC
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Description Andre Robatino 2006-07-30 21:53:43 UTC
Description of problem:
  Display an image with the following command:

display file://<name of image file>

Then edit the image, then exit, selecting "Don't save" when prompted whether to
save the changes.  The image file is deleted.  The problem does not happen if
the "file://" prefix is not used.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2008-04-04 03:24:25 UTC
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Comment 2 Andre Robatino 2008-04-04 03:34:42 UTC
This doesn't happen anymore as of F8.  Although when exiting after editing, it
doesn't prompt whether to save the changes, it simply exits without saving.  I
don't know whether this should be considered correct behavior or not.

Comment 3 John Poelstra 2008-04-10 18:43:53 UTC
thanks for the update

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