Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 517786
gedit does not save files on msdos file system
Last modified: 2009-12-18 04:40:17 EST
Description of problem:
gedit does not save edited file on FAT16 file system, mounted as "-t msdos"
No error is reported, saving is proceed silently as usual, but the content of the saved file is not altered.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. mount msdos image to the user directory
(e.g. mount -t msdos -o loop,UID=myuser,GID=myuser ./DOS.img /home/myuser/DOS
the /home/myuser/DOS could be mapped as disk c: in dosbox and works well)
2. open any of (text) files in /home/myuser/DOS in gedit and edit it
3. "save" file and exit gedit
edited file still has its original content, no changes are recorded, but date stamp of the file is changed.
edited file should have new content.
se-linux was disabled, no other application accessed edited file(s).
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