Thunar default configuration

jmak jozmak at
Wed Jan 17 17:26:07 UTC 2007

On 1/17/07, Gauvain Pocentek <gauvainpocentek at> wrote:
> Hi,
> Thunar has been really improved in the past days/weeks and now offers
> some features like:
>  - popup windows warning the user that a media has been unmounted/ejected
>  - automatic and configurable behaviours when a media is plugged in
> (gtkpod can start as soon as you plug your ipod for instance).
> The question is: do we want this enabled by default in Xubuntu?
> I personnaly don't use (and don't really like) that kind of tools, and
> what I always appreciated in Xubuntu is that it doesn't do things if you
> don't ask it to do them. So, just like we removed special desktop icons,
> I'd prefer not enabling this tools by default.
> Again, this is _my_ opinion, and I won't make a decision about this on
> my own :)
> Thoughts?
> Gauvain
> --


The question is who is the intended target audience for xubuntu. If it
is intended for geeks then make it bare; but if it is intended for
average users the default settings should be as user-friendly as


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