[OT] Disabling "Recently Used" in file chooser

Michael Orlitzky michael at orlitzky.com
Wed Feb 29 01:01:37 CET 2012

On 02/28/2012 03:12 PM, Mișu Moldovan wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 28, 2012 at 21:40, Michael Orlitzky<michael at orlitzky.com>  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."
>  From http://developer.gnome.org/gtk/2.24/GtkSettings.html, the
> following setting will keep that list clear for good when added in
> your ~/.gtkrc-2.0 file:
> gtk-recent-files-max-age=0

This does work for files, but still shows the directories unfortunately.

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