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Re: [E-devel] WARNING! evil fm bug



On Thu, 31 Aug 2006 13:10:18 +0200 Nikolas Arend
<Nikolas.Arend@gmx.net> wrote:

> Carsten Haitzler (The Rasterman) wrote:
> > On Thu, 31 Aug 2006 13:21:28 +1000 David Seikel <onefang@gmail.com>
> > babbled:
> >
> >   
> >> On Wed, 30 Aug 2006 21:47:08 -0500 brian.mattern@gmail.com wrote:
> >>
> >>     
> >>> As a heads up, deleting a favorite from the file dialog in e17 is
> >>> broken (at least was a few days ago). Instead of removing the
> >>> symlink, it starts to remove the dir pointed to.
> >>> If that happens to be important and you ahve write permission to
> >>> it....
> >>>
> >>> I think raster may have fixed this already (I saw a commit
> >>> regarding symlinks, but didn't look in detail). Just in case he
> >>> didn't, you've been warned.
> >>>
> >>> Now raster, I want my Applications (mac) back! :)
> >>>       
> >> The commit was regarding permissions, the permissions of the
> >> destination was being used instead of the permissions of the
> >> symlink when it came to allowing the deletion or renaming of that
> >> link.  He may have fixed your evil little bug as a side effect.
> >> Please test, and throw things at raster if it's still broken.
> >>     
> >
> > mmm that'll be because it uses the ecore_file recursive delete -
> > and that follows symlinks... i suspect it shouldn't.follow them...
> > will change :) 
> 
> Taking the risk of sounding very stupid... is this about the file
> selection dialog that one gets when e.g. editing an app icon or about
> the new built-in file manager? If the latter is true, how do I get the
> fm? Since the "Test file manager" entry from the configuration menu is
> gone, I cannot find any way to launch it.

"Test file manager" was just that' a test.  It works and is now used
where ever you get to select a file.  No need to have a test menu item
for it anymore.  So the fm and the file selector are the same thing.

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