Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 432764
sr #1793728: nautilus/gnome-vfs - Search stops upon encountering an unreadable directory
Last modified: 2015-03-03 17:32:01 EST
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Description of problem:
Unable to search for "/var" using nautilus search, as search stops when certain files in "/" are not readable.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open nautilus
2. Ctrl+F to open search window
3. Search for var using "/"
This can be automated using "test/test-nautilus-search-engine.c" suite.
For this test to work, please patch the stated file
Reference bug - http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=515031
patch link -
var is never found
var to be found
gnome bug 433105 – Search stops upon encountering an unreadable directory
patch required -
nautilus simple search engine
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Created attachment 294900 [details]
add flag to enable recursion despite error
setting dev ack after feedback from package owner.
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