[Thunar-dev] Thunar-thumbnailers updated

Benedikt Meurer benedikt.meurer at unix-ag.uni-siegen.de
Mon Feb 5 22:57:59 CET 2007

Erlend Davidson 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.

Yep seen that. Definitely something for thunar-thumbnailers. He should
get an account for goodies SVN.


More information about the Thunar-dev mailing list