Erroneous trash entry with gvfs [was: Re: Is it a bug?]

NoOp glgxg at
Tue Jul 22 18:02:27 UTC 2008

On 07/20/2008 12:41 AM, Mario Vukelic wrote:
> On Sun, 2008-07-20 at 17:20 +1000, Peter Garrett wrote:
>> $ ls ~/.local/share/Trash/
>> files  info
> Thanks for the confirmation. Now I only need to find out how to delete a
> wrong cache entry for a file that does not exist anymore, but which is
> still shown in Trash, and whose trash entry cannot be deleted by
> emptying the trash
> With gnome-vfs, this could be done by
> deleting /home/<user>/.gnome/gnome-vfs/.trash_entry_cache. There was a
> bug in Launchpad for it. Now it still seems to happen, but the gnome-vfs
> file is gone, and I can't find the substitute in gvfs.
> Any help appreciated

I see new gvfs updates out today that are supposed to fix the
unremovable files in trash & trash on autofs mounts etc
(0.2.5-0Ubuntu1), so you might update and then check again.

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