Nautilus and FTP : reliable ??

Matt Galvin matt.t.galvin at
Mon Mar 14 15:52:30 UTC 2005

Hey Vince

I have been having a few issues with nautilus when using ftp
(gnome-vfs) mounts on Hoary. I have opened the following bugs:

Please feel free to follow them or add comments. I like this feature
and would very much like to see it be more stable. The more eyes we
have on it the better :)


On Mon, 14 Mar 2005 16:34:44 +0100, Vincent Trouilliez
<vincent.trouilliez at> wrote:
> Recently I tried to use Nautilus to connect to my web site and upload
> stuff. I noticed that often, JPEG pics get corrupted during the
> download, abnd once displayed with a browser, look crap.
> When I use gFTP, no prblems at all.
> Also I noticed that Nautilus has sometimes problems opening some
> folders, it takes a long time and it displays a window saying "you can
> cancel the action by pressing the cancel button of this dialob box",
> like it finds it normal to take 30 seconds to open a folder, when gFTP
> is much faster.
> Is Nautilus FTP support still experimental or ??
> I am using Warty/Gnome 2.8.1, has it improved with Gnome 2.10/Hoary ?
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