Bug 625728 - Cannot open ftp:// addresses
Summary: Cannot open ftp:// addresses
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: gvfs
Version: 6.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Ondrej Holy
QA Contact: Desktop QE
Depends On: 469169
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-08-20 09:58 UTC by Tim Waugh
Modified: 2015-10-30 08:18 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2015-10-30 08:18:17 UTC

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Description Tim Waugh 2010-08-20 09:58:29 UTC
Description of problem:
FTP locations cannot be opened, and give the error "The specified location is not mounted".

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Open a terminal and type ftp://alpha.gnu.org/gnu/patch/
2.Hover over the text until it is underlined
3.Right-click and select Open Link

1.In Evolution, open an email containing the text ftp://alpha.gnu.org/gnu/patch/
2.It will be underlined and in blue.  Click on it.

Actual results:
Error dialogs.  For the gnome-terminal test:

Could not open the address "ftp://alpha.gnu.org/gnu/patch/"

The specified location is not mounted

For evolution:

Could not open the link.

The specified location is not mounted

Expected results:
Nautilus window.

Comment 1 Tomáš Bžatek 2010-08-20 15:48:58 UTC
This is bug 469169, we still haven't decided what to do in this case. Please see comment 4 there.

Comment 2 Chuck Ebbert 2010-08-23 05:53:42 UTC
*** Bug 626219 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 5 Suzanne Yeghiayan 2012-02-14 23:02:32 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for
inclusion in the current release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Because the affected component is not scheduled to be updated
in the current release, Red Hat is unfortunately unable to
address this request at this time. Red Hat invites you to
ask your support representative to propose this request, if
appropriate and relevant, in the next release of Red Hat
Enterprise Linux. If you would like it considered as an
exception in the current release, please ask your support

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