Bug 63726 - File selection dialog window doesn't reliablely list contents when changing directories
Summary: File selection dialog window doesn't reliablely list contents when changing d...
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: gtk+
Version: skipjack-beta2
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Owen Taylor
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-04-17 21:59 UTC by Nathan G. Grennan
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:42 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-04-18 00:09:23 UTC

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Description Nathan G. Grennan 2002-04-17 21:59:37 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:0.9.9) Gecko/20020408

Description of problem:
If I select Play file in xmms it opens a new dialog window to list the avaiable
files to be opened. On the intitial open it opens and lists all the files and
directories in my home directory, but if I then double click on .. in the
directory list to go up a directory to /home I get a empty list except for . and
..    If I then double click on .  I get the directories and files that I should
have seen in the first place. This isn't a permissions problem, I have full
rights to see /home. I can navigate through the directory tree and it will do
this on again off again thing consistantly.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start X Windows
2. start xmms
3. Right click on the window
4. Select Play file
5. Double click on ..

Actual Results:  Empty list of directories and files

Expected Results:  Full List of directories and files

Additional info:

I actually first noticed this in evolution with the file attachment selection.
This should affect any application based on gtk+ that uses the standard file
selection dialog.

Comment 1 petrosyan 2002-04-17 23:06:16 UTC
i have exactly the same bug in many different gnome applications ( GIMP, xmms ...)

it is really annoying

Comment 2 Owen Taylor 2002-04-18 00:09:18 UTC
Is this new in the last few days? There were some GtkFileSel changes
recently that shouldn't have broken anything, but...

Comment 3 Owen Taylor 2002-04-18 01:00:30 UTC
Fixed in gtk+-1.2.10-14

Comment 4 Owen Taylor 2002-04-18 01:10:52 UTC
Actually, missed an intermediate build. 1.2.10-14 was already done.
Building a 1.2.10-15 now with the patch.

Comment 5 Michael Schwendt 2002-04-18 18:23:52 UTC
Duplicate of bug #63699.

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