The file browser

john-thomas richards theolojin at
Mon Jan 26 12:57:10 CET 2004

On Mon, Jan 26, 2004 at 05:19:43AM -0500, purslow at wrote:
> > why not using xffm ?
> exactly!  i've been reading this thread with mild interest
> & the last thing i wd want to do is discourage programmers or developers,
> but what is the point of this new "file browser",
> when we already have Xffm to manage files
> & can also use anything else out there, eg MC, Krusader or Rox ?
> what will this new item add to the XFCE desktop environment ?
> why not put the effort into adding to or improving Xffm ?

if i recall this thread properly, he mentioned this was an assignment of
sorts, perhaps for a college class.  he indicated he had to write a
program with a scripting language.
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