Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 57817
ark - Spaces in extraction path are not accepted.
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:38:49 EDT
Description of Problem:
This bug concerns ark, the kde archiver. If a space is included in any part of
the extraction path, ark will claim that the path is invalid and refuse to extract
the archive to the given path.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
2.2 Release 2
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open any archive in ark.
2. Choose a directory to extract to, such that there is a space at some point in
"Please provide a valid directory."
Putting quotes around the file also does not work. This results in the error
"Ark cannot extract a file to a remote location. Please provide a local valid
Ark should extract an archive to any folder specified, regardless of whether
the path to the folder contains a space.
This bug has been fixed in upstream KDE:
If the bug is still present in rawhide, please reopen.