[GTK3] Firefox 46 Filepicker shows files mixed in with directories in list view

RESOLVED INVALID

Status

()

Core
Widget: Gtk
RESOLVED INVALID
2 years ago
2 years ago

People

(Reporter: donrhummy, Unassigned)

Tracking

46 Branch
Points:
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Description

2 years ago
User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64; rv:46.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/46.0
Build ID: 20160502172042

Steps to reproduce:

Clicked to save a file from Firefox


Actual results:

The file picker opened and showed files mixed among directories like this:

    Documents
    DoSomething.txt
    Downloads
    Eateries.odt
    FolderNumber3




Expected results:

It should have showed ALL directories first in order, then all files in their order.

Updated

2 years ago
Blocks: 627699
Component: Untriaged → Widget: Gtk
Product: Firefox → Core

Comment 1

2 years ago
I think this is normal, Firefox is using the system-wide GTK3 file picker and follows its settings; to sort folders before files right click any file/folder in the file picker and set "Sort Folders before Files", this setting will be remembered.

Comment 2

2 years ago
This is GTK3 default behaviour, closing.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 2 years ago
Resolution: --- → INVALID
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