PCMan as dafault file manager

farmerdude kernel at crazytrain.com
Tue Apr 15 01:48:58 CEST 2008

Have you tried something as simple as renaming Thunar, then symlinking
pcman to thunar, so the apps call thunar, but thunar is really pcman?

I use 'simple' not referring to you but in this might be the simplest
approach to resolve your scenario.

On Thu, 2008-04-10 at 23:47 -0300, Filipy Galiza Soares wrote:
> Hi there,
> well, i've tried some things, like to disability the desktop manager
> by Thunar and setting  the PCMan as the desktop manager. Ok, very
> nice, but the PCMan is not my default file manager, not fatal to the
> system, but uncomfortable to me, everything that want to open a file
> manager, always open Thunar, for example: i've set the usb stick to
> open the device when it's plugged, and again it goes with Thunar.
> I don't want to take Thunar away from my system, i just want that
> Thunar opens when i want and only this, else goes with PCMan.
> Anybody? Any ideas?
> Thanks for attention.
> See ya! o/
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