Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 453152
Backup settings/data to Desktop fails
Last modified: 2008-08-01 18:44:33 EDT
Description of problem:
When creating a backup of settings and data using the evolution's File Menu
option and choosing my Desktop as the target dir, the process fails.
I run F9 in pt_PT (Portuguese), my desktop path is /home/pedro/Área de Trabalho/.
When the backup process fails, I can see that a file called Área, with 0 bytes
was created in /home/pedro.
If I choose any other target folder, the backup process, runs sucessfully.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Create a target folder using accented characters and run the backup process.
Backup fails. Creates a 0 bytes file with accented characters until first space
This is not the first time something like this happens due to the name of my
Thanks for the report. I see a similar thing in upstream bug  which contains
patch which was committed today and will be included in next update of evolution
packages in Fedora 9. The package version will be 2.22.3-1.
dhcp-4.0.0-17.fc9 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 9