serious: konqi removes viewed file ?

David Faure faure at
Thu Nov 18 17:28:34 GMT 2004

On Monday 15 November 2004 12:05, Martin Koller wrote:
> On Sunday 14 November 2004 12:33, David Faure wrote:
> > Ouch. This sounds like a bug in the recent implementation of the --tempfile
> > option, which deletes tempfiles after viewing them. Obviously the above is
> > no tempfile and shouldn't be deleted.
> > I tried and I couldn't reproduce the bug though:
> > * I made it URL[$e]=$QTDIR/doc/html/index.html so that it points to a real
> > html file here too. * I opened the directory containing the .desktop file
> > with konqueror (iconview) * I clicked on it, a new window appears, with the
> > HTML file displayed * Upon closing that window, the file isn't deleted. No
> > problem when closing the first window either.
> You're right - with that steps it also works for me.
> But it does not work (the file is removed) if the .desktop file is directly on 
> my Desktop and I double click the icon on the desktop!
> konqueror: ######### Deleting tempfile after 
> use:/home/PACKAGES/KDE-CVS/cvs-api/index.html

Ooops... Where's that brown paper bag? Fixed, thanks for the report.

David Faure, faure at, sponsored by Trolltech to work on KDE,
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