thunar-volman ported to udev/GIO

Mike Massonnet mmassonnet at
Sat Jul 24 21:30:02 CEST 2010

2010/7/22 Jannis Pohlmann <jannis at>:
> I don't know how users are supposed to know what "Remove safely" means.
> I'd rather call it "Eject entire device" or something like that. It's
> unrelated to thunar-volman though. And I think I have a better idea how
> to handle devices with more than one partition:
> On the long term, I'd like to replace the current sidepane with
> something like this:
> In addition, I'd like to group volumes belonging to the same device and
> make it possible to eject the entire device with one click (no context
> menu needed for that). This is something for 4.10 (Thunar 1.4.0) though.

That's definitely more friendly than the common "remove safely" item
per partition for the unique device :)

By the way, I was able to compile thunar/thunar-volman but not to test
it, I have some spare time now, I'll test it against some disk devices
and a camera.


More information about the Xfce4-dev mailing list