Patch for "Open Terminal Here" keyboard shortcut

Jogy Antony simula67 at
Sun Nov 6 18:56:19 CET 2011

Thanks for all the feedback.
That makes it pretty straight forward.

>But I tried this patch , but here i got a problem ,
>When terminal is opened with "F4" , have you tried to close that
>Thunar Window ? It's unable to be closed.
>And multiple terminal (Press F4 for more than one time won't work ..)
>A better implemention could be like this:

I screwed up. The wait() should not have been there.
Your implementation is much better. It works on my Debian Wheezy.

On Sun, Nov 6, 2011 at 10:38 PM, Harald Judt <h.judt at> wrote:
> Am 06.11.2011 16:39, schrieb Jogy Antony:
> I haven't tried it, but the first thing that caught my eye was that the
> patch doesn't take into account the user's perference for the terminal
> application. Maybe consider using 'exo-open --launch TerminalEmulator
> --working-directory <dir>' instead?
> --
> `Experience is the best teacher.'
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