Removal of the location button

Matt x edelstahl at
Tue Nov 8 12:31:19 CET 2011

On 11/07/2011 07:14 AM, Harald Judt wrote:
> Am 07.11.2011 12:48, schrieb Matt x:
>> On 11/06/2011 06:39 PM, Jannis Pohlmann wrote:
>>> Hi everyone,
>>> I'm considering to drop the button right next to the location entry in
>>> Thunar. Here's a screenshot with this button highlighted in red:
>>> This button is supposed to show all volumes and bookmarks (so, whatever
>>> is visible in the shortcuts side pane as well). Does anyone care deeply
>>> about it or can I remove it without hurting the efficiency of anyone's
>>> workflow?
>>> Reasons for the removal:
>>> * It's not that useful. All the items also show up in the side pane.
>> I don't care much for the side pane, and I use the location button.
> How about moving this to the home button then? That is, extending the
> home button with a drop down list like the back and next buttons.
Wouldn't there still be one of the issues of keeping the current 
location button, then?
"   * The shortcuts side pane is being rewritten (see for more
      information) and due to changes in the code, supporting the location
      button requires extra work and additional code. "
> Harald

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