Bug 27219 - Mozilla can't handle long directory names
Mozilla can't handle long directory names
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: mozilla (Show other bugs)
7.1
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Christopher Blizzard
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Reported: 2001-02-12 17:29 EST by Chris Ricker
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-02-12 17:29:29 EST
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Description Chris Ricker 2001-02-12 17:29:25 EST
For various reasons, I have an account on my system named
"thisnameislongandbreakscrontab" (see the bug reports for vixie-cron for
that whole sordid story).  At any rate, consequently I have the directory
/home/thisnameislongandbreakscrontab on my system.  Mozilla refuses to load
files from there using the Open File command; in the dialog box, that
directory doesn't even appear to exist.  Hopefully the limitation is in
Mozilla and not in the GTK libs....
Comment 1 Christopher Blizzard 2001-06-09 17:49:01 EDT
Should be fixed in 0.9.1 which will show up in rawhide shortly.

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