[Thunar-dev] Thunar-thumbnailers updated

Erlend Davidson E.R.M.Davidson at sms.ed.ac.uk
Mon Feb 5 22:47:58 CET 2007

Benedikt Meurer wrote:
> ...looks wrong to me.
> Having additional mime types doesn't hurt. Restricting to the mime types
Ok, I've just updated SVN.

>> Is there a page in the documentation explaining what formats thunar can 
>> thumbnail by default (i.e. without thunar-thumbnailers) and what their 
>> dependencies are?  Users won't realise they need totem for video 
>> thumbnails to work.  It would also help me think of thumbnailers to 
>> implement in thunar-thumbnailers.
>> There's quite a nice video thumbnailer using mplayer, which I hope to 
>> include:
>> http://me2030581.googlepages.com/
> Basically all supported GNOME thumbnailers. I doubt that there's a
> complete list of these. Nevertheless installing a video thumbnailer
> won't hurt. Thunar will use that instead of the GNOME fallback.
Actually Dirk Vanden Boer is writing a videothumbnailer (he posted to 
goodies-dev).  It's already very good, although it only works for 
ffmpeg-based files.

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