Bug 693929 - GEdit Confused as to Whether Documents Have Been Saved or Not
GEdit Confused as to Whether Documents Have Been Saved or Not
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gedit (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Ray Strode [halfline]
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Reported: 2011-04-05 19:36 EDT by David Le Sage
Modified: 2012-08-07 14:19 EDT (History)
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Dialogue Warning User to Save Document Even Through Doc is Clearly Saved - Name in Sidebar not Italicised, No Asterisk Against Filename in Tab, etc (86.35 KB, image/png)
2011-04-05 19:47 EDT, David Le Sage
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Description David Le Sage 2011-04-05 19:36:58 EDT
Description of problem:
I have a number of text files open.  Most of them have been saved but, when I try to close them, I am prompted to "Save changes before closing" for each and every one of them.



Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
gedit-2.91.11-2.fc15.x86_64

How reproducible:
Only started noticing it today but it is doing it for every document.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open a large number of documents and edit some of them.
2. Save your changes in each document.
3. Start closing document tabs.
  
Actual results:
You are told that the doc is not saved and you are warned your changes will be lost.

Expected results:
GEdit should keep track of whether docs are saved or not.

Additional info:
Interestingly, GEdit includes visual indicators that a file is unsaved by italicising its name in the sidebar and putting an asterisk in its tab.  In this case, neither of these indicators is present *but* GEdit still thinks the files are unsaved.

I will supply a screenshot in a moment.
Comment 1 David Le Sage 2011-04-05 19:47:49 EDT
Created attachment 490113 [details]
Dialogue Warning User to Save Document Even Through Doc is Clearly Saved - Name in Sidebar not Italicised, No Asterisk Against Filename in Tab, etc
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