[snap] Can't read files on /tmp

Bug #1922418 reported by Danilo Alculete
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evince (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

I have a .emc files that uses striata to decrypt to a /tmp folder and evince to read it. When trying to open the files I receive the message that the path is not accessible.

Tags: snap
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Chris Guiver (guiverc) wrote :

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Danilo Alculete (alculete) wrote :

I ran the command, if need I can open a new one with ubuntu-bug

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Danilo Alculete (alculete) wrote :

Please note that this is on snap version

Paul White (paulw2u)
tags: added: snap
summary: - Can't read files on /tmp
+ [snap] Can't read files on /tmp
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Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Snaps have a private /tmp for security reasons. Did you try to open it as a cmdline argument? It should be working from the fileselector using portals but direct access isn't going to work. Could you use another location?

Changed in evince (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
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