[Goodies-dev] ANN: thunar-thumbnailers version 0.1 released

Harold Aling h.aling at home.nl
Wed Feb 14 13:32:08 CET 2007

e.r.m.davidson at sms.ed.ac.uk wrote:
> Version 0.1.
> Supports postscript, eps, .fig, LaTeX, Raw images, and thumbnailing of
> xmgrace files.
> Download this release:
>   http://goodies.xfce.org/releases/thunar-thumbnailers/thunar-thumbnailers-0.1.tar.bz2
Looks cool, but...

I use soapbox, a sandbox-alike application to prevent changes to my 
filesystem outside of a build-jail.

Building thunar-thumbnailers produces tons of error messages like these:


soapbox: Attempt to mkdir("/usr/share/mime/application", 0755).
soapbox: Attempt to 
Failed to rename /usr/share/mime/application/x-gzpostscript.xml.new as 


It seems that thunar-thumbnailers tries to modify my live system files! 
I use a custom compile script, but I can recon that meta-distributions 
and packagers won't be very happy with this behaviour, right?


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