Apple Bug Friday! 56

2007-04-21 03:52:10 UTC

This bug is iTunes does not FNNotify after moving items to the Trash. It was filed on 2007-04-13 at 19:56 PDT.

When you tell iTunes to move an item to the Trash, it does not FNNotify after moving the item.

Steps to Reproduce:

  1. Make sure that the Trash is empty.
  2. Visit the iTunes Preferences, Advanced pane, General tab.
  3. Make sure “Copy files to iTunes Music folder when adding to library” is checked.
  4. Click OK to dismiss the Preferences.
  5. Add an item to the library.
  6. Select the newly-added item.
  7. Press ⌫.
  8. Click “Move to Trash”.
  9. If the Dock is set to automatically hide, slap it so that it pops up.

Expected Results:

The Trash icon in the Dock is kFullTrashIcon.

Actual Results:

The Trash icon in the Dock is kTrashIcon (the empty icon).




Click on the Trash tile in the Dock. The icon updates.


Due to this bug, it’s possible to go for some time without noticing that your Trash is occupied.

One Response to “Apple Bug Friday! 56”

  1. Joshua Pennington Says:

    Your bug-report preceded mine by 7 days (it was marked duplicate). I’d noticed that behavior for months before I realized I could send a bug report to Apple about it.

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