Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 591251
Dolphin Terminal issues garbage ^C command when changing directories
Last modified: 2010-06-04 23:19:42 EDT
Description of problem:
With the Terminal Panel enabled, when changing directories by
clicking in the graphical part of Dolphin, the Terminal will show 2 commands,
on the first being ^C (control uppercase-C), then on a second line, the cd
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
As formerly, clicking inthe graphical part of dolphin to change directories should issue only one corresponding command in the Terminal Panel, namely the cd command.
This blemish is still present in kde-4.80.
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Thanks for the report
Fedora Bugzappers volunteer triage team
Actually, as I explained on the mailing list when this came up, this is not a bug at all, it's a bugfix: it makes sure the entry line is clear when the cd command is entered, otherwise, if e.g. the user has typed "rm -rf " before changing the directory, a disaster is bound to happen!
In fact, this is the commit which changed this:
and this is the bug it fixed: