Open Bug 1527715 Opened 6 months ago Updated 6 months ago

dragging message to the desktop or a folder is not working

Categories

(Thunderbird :: Untriaged, defect)

defect
Not set

Tracking

(Not tracked)

UNCONFIRMED

People

(Reporter: ovari123, Unassigned)

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(1 file)

Attached image Error while copying.png

User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Ubuntu; Linux x86_64; rv:65.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/65.0

Steps to reproduce:

  1. Click and drag message to the desktop.
  2. Press Shift so that a copy would be created.
  3. Release the left mouse button.

Linux Mint 19.1 Cinnamon

Actual results:

Dialog box

Error while copying.
There was an error getting information about "Drafts>1281".

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The specified location is not supported

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Is this related to:
unresolved On Windows, dragging message to the desktop or a folder is not working. This will be fixed in the next version.
https://www.thunderbird.net/en-US/thunderbird/66.0beta/releasenotes/

Expected results:

A copy of the message should created on the Desktop

Jorg, which bug is the release note referring to? "unresolved On Windows, dragging message to the desktop or a folder is not working. This will be fixed in the next version.

Flags: needinfo?(jorgk)

Well, as far as I know, drag&drop of message was always flaky on Linux and Mac, but always worked on Windows until it broke in bug 1526971. It's fixed on trunk and I'll ship the fix in TB 66 beta 2.

Flags: needinfo?(jorgk)
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