Bug#548142: nautilus: Nautilus does not remember positions of icons for symlinks.

Takehiko Abe keke at gol.com
Sun Sep 27 06:30:22 UTC 2009

Package: nautilus
Version: 2.28.0-2
Severity: normal

Nautilus 2.28 still does not remember positions of icons for symlinks.

To reproduce:

1. Open a folder
2. Create a symlink to a file/folder
3. Position it manually in the folder window.
4. Close and reopen the folder.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
   APT prefers unstable
   APT policy: (700, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.31 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages nautilus depends on:
ii  desktop-file-utils          0.15-2       Utilities for .desktop files
ii  gvfs                        1.4.0-1      userspace virtual 
filesystem - ser
ii  libatk1.0-0                 1.28.0-1     The ATK accessibility toolkit
ii  libbeagle1                  0.3.9-1      library for accessing 
beagle using
ii  libc6                       2.9-26       GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii  libcairo2                   1.8.8-2      The Cairo 2D vector 
graphics libra
ii  libdbus-glib-1-2            0.82-1       simple interprocess 
messaging syst
ii  libexempi3                  2.1.1-1      library to parse XMP 
metadata (Lib
ii  libexif12                   0.6.17-1     library to parse EXIF files
ii  libgail18                   2.18.0-1     GNOME Accessibility 
ii  libgconf2-4                 2.26.2-3     GNOME configuration 
database syste
ii  libglib2.0-0                2.22.0-1     The GLib library of C routines
ii  libglib2.0-data             2.22.0-1     Common files for GLib library
ii  libgnome-desktop-2-11       2.26.1-1     Utility library for loading 
ii  libgtk2.0-0                 2.18.0-1     The GTK+ graphical user 
ii  libice6                     2:1.0.5-1    X11 Inter-Client Exchange 
ii  libnautilus-extension1      2.28.0-2     libraries for nautilus 
ii  libpango1.0-0               1.26.0-1     Layout and rendering of 
ii  libselinux1                 2.0.85-4     SELinux runtime shared 
ii  libsm6                      2:1.1.1-1    X11 Session Management library
ii  libtrackerclient0           0.6.95-2     metadata database, indexer 
and sea
ii  libunique-1.0-0             1.1.2-2      Library for writing single 
ii  libx11-6                    2:1.2.2-1    X11 client-side library
ii  libxml2                     2.7.5.dfsg-1 GNOME XML library
ii  libxrender1                 1:0.9.4-2    X Rendering Extension 
client libra
ii  nautilus-data               2.28.0-2     data files for nautilus
ii  shared-mime-info            0.60-2       FreeDesktop.org shared MIME 

Versions of packages nautilus recommends:
pn  app-install-dat <none>                   (no description available)
ii  consolekit      0.3.0-4                  framework for defining and 
ii  desktop-base    5.0.5                    common files for the Debian 
ii  eject           2.1.5+deb1+cvs20081104-6 ejects CDs and operates 
ii  gnome-mount     0.8-2                    wrapper for (un)mounting 
and eject
ii  gvfs-backends   1.4.0-1                  userspace virtual 
filesystem - bac
ii  librsvg2-common 2.26.0-1                 SAX-based renderer library 
for SVG
pn  nautilus-cd-bur <none>                   (no description available)
pn  synaptic        <none>                   (no description available)

Versions of packages nautilus suggests:
ii  eog                           2.28.0-1   Eye of GNOME graphics 
viewer progr
ii  evince [pdf-viewer]           2.26.2-2   Document (postscript, pdf) 
ii  totem                         2.28.0-2   A simple media player for 
the GNOM
pn  tracker                       <none>     (no description available)
ii  vlc [mp3-decoder]             1.0.2-1    multimedia player and streamer
ii  vlc-nox [mp3-decoder]         1.0.2-1    multimedia player and 
streamer (wi
ii  xdg-user-dirs                 0.10-1     tool to manage well known 
user dir

-- no debconf information

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