Also, thanks to Mathias. It was your advice that led me to it.
- Uninstalled filebrowser-safe - Cloned a fresh one from the repo - did setup.py develop - fiddled with the messages from delete - found said problem On Monday, February 12, 2018 at 7:43:46 PM UTC, Simon Bradley wrote: > > Well i found the problem. > > Very silly. Silly windows user. > > filebrowser-safe get_directory() picks up the directory from settings.py > or the default 'uploads/' and it's as simple as that it seams. > > Because for it to work on windows the path needs to be 'uploads\' > > A backslash. That's it. > > So i just added this: > > FILEBROWSER_DIRECTORY = 'uploads\\' > > To my local_settings.py and now we're good. > > Hope this helps some people. > > > On Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 7:12:02 PM UTC, Simon Bradley wrote: >> >> Yo! >> >> Does anyone have any idea about this? Googling it seems to suggest it has >> lingered for several years. It's a real annoyance because overall i really >> like mezzanine and have developed a couple of sites with it now. I'm also >> using windows 10 and everything else works great. >> >> Would be great if i had any kind of workaround for this. >> >> Anyone any idea? >> >> Anyone at all? >> >> I mean i spent a fair amount of time fiddling with it. Looking here: >> https://docs.python.org/3/library/os.html >> >> It says this: >> Although Windows supports chmod() >> <https://docs.python.org/3/library/os.html#os.chmod>, you can only set >> the file’s read-only flag with it (via the stat.S_IWRITE and >> stat.S_IREADconstants >> or a corresponding integer value). All other bits are ignored. >> >> Now i'm not really all that knowledgeable in this area but is that saying >> that because Mezzanine uses chmod that you can't actually change the file >> permissions on windows through mezzanine? >> >> If so could there be another way? Maybe changing the file permissions in >> windows explorer somehow? >> >> Welcome a discussion here folks. I know someone out there knows more >> about this than i do. In fact i suspect their number may be legion. >> >> >> >> >> On Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 8:42:17 PM UTC, Alexander Yang wrote: >>> >>> Hi. I'm trying Mezzanine on Windows 10 and facing this same issue. I >>> can't delete images from the media library in the admin interface. Same >>> error message. Did you manage to solve this? >>> >>> Thanks, >>> >>> Alex >>> >>> >>> On Friday, 27 March 2015 02:41:22 UTC+1, Wan Hsin Mao wrote: >>>> >>>> I'm using the newest version of Mezzanine as my website CMS. There is >>>> always "An error occurred" message after I click the trash can icon. >>>> Is there any way to find out what's going wrong or anything suggested that >>>> I can check to solve this error? >>>> >>>> p.s. I just want to delete the .ppt file in admin page. >>>> >>> -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Mezzanine Users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to mezzanine-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.