ANNOUNCE: thunar 1.6.5 released

Harald Judt h.judt at
Fri Feb 20 00:14:40 CET 2015

thunar 1.6.5 is now available for download from

What is thunar?

Thunar is a modern file manager for the Xfce Desktop  Environment. It
has been designed from the ground up to be fast and easy-to-use. Its
user interface is clean and intuitive, and does not include any
confusing or useless options. Thunar is fast and responsive with a good
start up time and directory load time. Thunar is accessible using
Assistive Technologies and is fully standards compliant.


Release notes for 1.6.5
[Note that this is a development release]

It brings fixes for file update events, code cleanups, various small GUI
tweaks and some improvements for the side pane. It also properly sets
wallpapers for newer versions of xfdesktop. Thanks to the contributors
and all people who helped dig up and clean the bugs in the bugtracker.

- Bump autotools versions
- Add .gitignore
- Do not execute but only open shell scripts by default (bug #7596)
(Harald Judt)
- Fix typo in error message (Nick Schermer)
- Improve keyboard navigation for thunar-tree-view (bug #4519) (Harald
- Allow ctrl + middle click in shortcut and treeview panes (Harald
- Set correct dialog window hint for progress dialog (bug #11467) (Matt
- Refresh file info after getting it from cache (bug #11008) (Peter de
- Remove unused enum for signal handlers (bug #11493) (Matt Thirtytwo)
- Simplify Generated files are separated from typed source
files (Matt Thirtytwo)
- thunar-tpa: Install desktop file to $(datadir)/xfce4/panel/plugins
(Robby Workman)
- Fix anchor offset in xfce_dialog_show_help () function. (Olivier
- Properly handle m4 stuff (Harald Judt)
- TWP: Single-workspace-mode = TRUE is the default (Bug #11047) (Eric
- thunar-wallpaper: Do not use escaped filenames for xfconf (Harald
- Use xfconf and handle xfdesktop's single workspace (Bug #11047) (Eric
- Revert "Workaround for crashes on RHEL5" (Andrzej)
- Revert "Fallback to image surface, workaround for bug in Cairo/RENDER"
- Renaming a file from another file manager, file disappears in Thunar
window (bug #11430) (Andrzej)
- Make usage/free string more clear (bug #11345) (Harald Judt)
- Make single middle click open files and folders (bug #10587) (Harald
- Add a progressbar to the freespace indicator in the properties dialog
(Harald Judt, Simon Steinbeiss)
- Change resize style in thunar-wallpaper plugin (Thaddaeus
- Add vim modeline. Remove obsolete '$Id$' line (Matt Thirtytwo)
- Right click context menu with wrong icon (bug #10652) (Andrzej)
- Translation updates


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