[Thunar-dev] Recent document support

Benedikt Meurer benedikt.meurer at unix-ag.uni-siegen.de
Sat Jul 1 12:18:24 CEST 2006

Jannis Pohlmann wrote:
>>>>also, in recently opened documents, i would include websites, but
>>>>that might be a problem intergrating with every browser in
>>>>existance. is there an easy way to do that?
>>>Normally, people browse through websites so fast that it would be
>>>stupid to include websites in the list of recently openend
>>>documents. They are already listed in the browser history and IMHO
>>>that's where they belong.
>>i would have to agree with that, it would have to only include things
>>specificly clicked on or entered into the address bar. but that would
>>be a pita to track, and quite proc expensive...
> There is a spec for this on
>   http://freedesktop.org/wiki/Standards_2frecent_2dfile_2dspec
> A lot of gnome applications already support it. Implementing this in
> libxfce4util to enable Xfce apps like mousepad to use this specification
> shouldn't be that hard, I think.

GTK+ 2.10 supports that already. I don't think we should another API to
libxfce4util that will be obsolete within the next 6 months.

> Regards,
> Jannis


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