Thunar, error in libgobject (copy & paste bug)

Ralf Mardorf ralf.mardorf at
Mon Nov 9 15:06:12 CET 2015

On Mon, 09 Nov 2015 09:29:08 +0100, jEsuSdA 8) wrote:
>El 08/11/15 a las 18:57, Heinz Diehl escribió:  
>> The problem is most probably related to glib2, which impacts on
>> Thunar.Users running glib2-2.44 don't have it, while those who
>> have glib2-2.46 installed do (including me). Downgrading is
>> not possible as this would require recompiling a lot of essential
>> packages, namely systemd amongst others.    
>I can confirm that too.
>I tried to downgrade glib and was impossible.
>The problems started when I upgrade Debian glib packages.  

You could copy the lib and test if it should work.

The name should be*.

Do not change the links.

[rocketmouse at archlinux ~]$ ls -log /usr/lib/libglib-2*
lrwxrwxrwx 1      23 Oct 14 16:20 /usr/lib/ -> lrwxrwxrwx 1      23 Oct 14
16:20 /usr/lib/ -> -rwxr-xr-x 1
1102736 Oct 14 16:20 /usr/lib/

Read Not seldom users of
user-centric distros maintain several versions of a lib. However, in
this case it IMO is better to file a bug report upstream and to rant
with the package maintainers, assumed you should use a so called stable
release of a user-friendly distro.

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