[Thunar-dev] using inotify in thunar?

Björn Martensen bjoern.martensen at gmail.com
Sun May 21 13:01:03 CEST 2006

Benedikt Meurer wrote:

> inotify is Linux-only and will remain Linux-only, so why should it be
> supported in Thunar? Thunar has nothing to do with Linux. Linux is just
> one of the supported platforms. Perhaps in two, three years when inotify
> is dropped and replaced by a more generic event interface that has wider
> support among platforms, we may support that natively. Until then we'll
> use FAM/Gamin which supports a lot of platforms.

Ah! Ok, that makes sense.
Thanks for the info.


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