Ubuntu MATE: Folder color not working in list view #410

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ZrN-kAyDqY opened this Issue Apr 28, 2015 · 8 comments

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ZrN-kAyDqY commented Apr 28, 2015 edited

For Ubuntu MATE 15.04 -- The folder color is not able to be changed in "List View" (but it does work in icon and compact views).

System: Kernel: 3.19.0-15-generic x86_64 (64 bit gcc: 4.9.2)
Desktop: MATE 1.8.2 (Gtk 3.14.12-0ubuntu2) Distro: Ubuntu 15.04 vivid
Quad core AMD Phenom II X4 965 (-MCP-)
Graphics: Card: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD/ATI] Cedar [Radeon HD 5000/6000/7350/8350
Display Server: X.Org 1.17.1 drivers: ati,radeon (unloaded: fbdev,vesa) Resolution: 1920x1200@60.0hz
GLX Renderer: Gallium 0.4 on AMD CEDAR GLX Version: 3.0 Mesa 10.5.2 Direct Rendering: Yes

caja: Installed: 1.8.2-3; Candidate: 1.8.2-3
Version table: *** 1.8.2-3 0
500 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ vivid/universe amd64 Packages

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@stoermerjp

i can reproduce in Linux Mint 17.1 w/ Caja 1.8.2
http://snag.gy/tKXrJ.jpg <-- "List View" mode with no folder icon color for /tmp

@ZrN-kAyDqY

That's true, when I used Mint, saw it there as well.

Also, the maintainer of folder-color stated to me in another post on Launchpad that this issue didn't exist in other situations. If I recall, he said it wasn't a problem in Nautilus.

@monsta
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monsta commented Jan 26, 2016

I recall there were fixes for this in recent Mint versions... and as for Ubuntu, 15.04 is going EOL in a week. Is it reproducible in 15.10 or 16.04?

@flexiondotorg
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Still not working in 16.04.

@monsta monsta added the confirmed label Jan 28, 2016
@monsta monsta changed the title from Vivid/Ubuntu MATE 15.04: Folder color not working in list view to Ubuntu MATE: Folder color not working in list view Jan 28, 2016
@monsta
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monsta commented Mar 18, 2016

@alexandervdm: can you please look at this issue?

@flexiondotorg
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This is reproducible in Ubuntu MATE 17.04 with MATE 1.17.

@lukefromdc
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This could get ugly with GTK 3.22 and the changes it needed to icon views to handle the desktop

@monsta
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monsta commented Jan 20, 2017

In the icon and compact views it still works even with GTK+ 3.22. It's something in the list view, probably some needed metadata isn't being read from the folders.

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