Jelle de Jong jelledejong at
Thu Mar 6 13:53:21 CET 2008

...NoiK wrote:
> Hi,
> We're 2 students from the netherlands. For a project we need to
> develop a plugin for the thunar filemanager. We're not very familair
> with the whole concept of developping in linux.
> The first thing we need to do is to create a build environment to
> start developping.
> The thing we stumble upon is how to compile thunar without messing
> with the whole xfce idea.
> we've tried to uninstall thunar, but it also deletes dependencies that
> make the environment unworkable.
> Does anyone has tips to give us a start to the project.
> Kind regards,
> Kees & Stefan.

Hi Kees & Stefan,

For transparency, I am mentoring these two students and this project. I 
did not yet had the time to introduced the project, I will do this next 

I will post the information to compile thunar in my next mail.

Kind regards,


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