Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 70771
Background Preferences Does not accept spaces
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:38:03 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 Galeon/1.2.5 (X11; Linux i686; U;) Gecko/20020712
Description of problem:
When you drag and drop a picture from a folder with spaces into the Background
Preferences dialog, the pref dialog does not know how to handle whitespace.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): Using limbo v2
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Right click on desktop, go to Change Desktop Background.
2. Drag a picture from a folder with spaces in it (/home/foo/This is a
3. The Preferences will complain about not being able to find /home/foo/This
Actual Results: The Preferences will complain about not being able to find
Expected Results: It should have changed the background of the desktop.
I am using NFS mounted home directories from a Redhat 7.2 machine.
Filed as http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=89921
This seems to have been fixed when we went to 2.0.1