[OT] Disabling "Recently Used" in file chooser

Matthew Brush mbrush at codebrainz.ca
Tue Feb 28 22:37:27 CET 2012

On 12-02-28 11:40 AM, Michael Orlitzky wrote:
> I know this is a GTK issue, but has anyone figured out a way to disable
> the "Recently Used" item entirely? If not, at least a way to default the
> file chooser to $HOME?
> Right now, if anyone wants to save a file on my machine, I have to ask
> them to leave the room momentarily while I deselect "Recently Used."

What, you don't find an unsorted list of random basenames of files you 
used in any program on your system showing up in every other program?

The bug is here, please comment:

I think maybe the GNOME designer that made the changes is done his GSoC 
or something because there's been no movement either way on this <too 
annoying to describe> change.

Matthew Brush

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