Thunar operations slow after 4.8 upgrade

Nick Schermer nickschermer at
Sun Feb 20 18:15:09 CET 2011

On Sun, Feb 20, 2011 at 4:43 PM, Michael Orlitzky <michael at> wrote:
> I recently updated all three of my desktop machines to XFCE 4.8 from 4.6
> (Gentoo stable, so Thunar is at 1.2.0).
> Everything went pretty much according to plan except that now all file
> operations in Thunar take about a second to complete. For example, if I
> hit the delete key with a file selected, I can expect to wait a second
> before it gets deleted. In whatever-Thunar-I-had-with-4.6 these
> operations were instantaneous.
> Did I screw something up during the upgrade, or is this expected/known?



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