Thunar no longer deletes to trash; permanent delete only

killermoehre killermoehre at
Thu Jan 31 20:05:16 CET 2013

Am 31.01.2013 19:22, schrieb Bob Zubaly:
> Hi all,
> I have just realized that Thunar 1.6.2 in Gentoo has lost the ability
> to delete to the trash using the right-click menu item.  I can drag
> and drop to trash, and the .local/share/Trash/files/ directory seems
> to function normally.
> I am 100% sure I had this functionality previously, because I know
> that it was the default behavior; in order to permanently delete, I
> had to hold shift while using the right-click menu.
> I attempted to fix the issue by deleting
> ~/.config/xfce4/xfconf/xfce-perchannel-xml/thunar* without success.
> What could I be missing here?  Thanks for any ideas.


the trash in thunar is provided by gvfs. Maybe you missed a USE flag?


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