How recover file lost when Thunar crashed during cut-and-paste?

Erik Dobák erik.dobak at
Thu Jan 21 21:58:07 CET 2016

my copy paste experiences with Thunar forced me to use the command
line and the cp command manually. i do not understand how can one
screw up basic operations like cp and mv...

On 20 January 2016 at 13:31, Ernest Adrogué <nfdisco at> wrote:
> Hi,
> 2016-01-20, 12:16 (+0000); Mark Ballard escriu:
>> I've been using Thunar intensely for years. So I'm aware of its recent bug
>> infestation. It's no reason to jump ship though. It's not fatal. It just
>> keeps bombing out. I got used to it being a bit temperamental lately.
> Actually it is kind of fatal because it may result in loss of data.  I think
> it's pretty serious.  The XFCE team should warn users not to use Thunar for
> moving files around until this issue has been addressed.  Just my opinion.
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