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Bug 518816 - should handle rmdir returning EEXIST correctly
should handle rmdir returning EEXIST correctly
Product: gvfs
Classification: Core
Component: general
Other Linux
: Normal normal
: ---
Assigned To: gvfs-maint
Depends on:
Reported: 2008-02-26 11:18 UTC by Sebastien Bacher
Modified: 2008-02-26 12:12 UTC
See Also:
GNOME target: ---
GNOME version: 2.21/2.22

proposed fix (509 bytes, patch)
2008-02-26 11:30 UTC, Alexander Larsson
none Details | Review

Description Sebastien Bacher 2008-02-26 11:18:46 UTC
The bug has been described on

"Using the new gvfs nautilus in Hardy I cannot delete files from a Fuse-mounted NTFS partition.

The error i recieve is the following:
Error removing file: File exists"

That's because ntfs-3g returns EEXIST and not ENOTEMPTY which is a case documented on
Comment 1 Alexander Larsson 2008-02-26 11:30:19 UTC
Created attachment 105971 [details] [review]
proposed fix

can you test this fix?
Comment 2 Alexander Larsson 2008-02-26 12:12:49 UTC