Bug 448473 - Open folder will not open in new workspace
Summary: Open folder will not open in new workspace
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-desktop
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ray Strode [halfline]
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2008-05-27 07:09 UTC by monobello
Modified: 2009-07-14 16:20 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-07-14 16:20:29 UTC


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Description monobello 2008-05-27 07:09:35 UTC
If I have a folder open in say workspace 1 and then switch to workspace 2 and
attempt to open the same folder, the folder will end up blinking in the task bar
at the bottom of the screen in workspace 2.  If I then click on this blinking
folder in the task bar, I end up back in workspace 1 where the folder was
originally opened.  This is different than the way Fedora 8 worked. In Fedora 8
I could have opened another copy of the folder in workspace 2.  If you have
changed the way folders work then, an option should be provided for old
functionality.

Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2009-06-10 01:14:08 UTC
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Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2009-07-14 16:20:29 UTC
Fedora 9 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-07-10. Fedora 9 is 
no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further 
security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug.

If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of 
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