Thunar default configuration

Gauvain Pocentek gauvainpocentek at
Wed Jan 17 17:42:26 UTC 2007

Cody A.W. Somerville wrote:
> This feature clearly improves usability. The number of people who would
> appreciate this feature, I believe, would outweigh the number of 
> people who
> would not appreciate it. For those who don't like it, they can, as you 
> said,
> easily disable it.

Very true. Maybe I really became a geek ;)

> So, just like we removed special desktop icons, I'd prefer not 
> enabling this
>> tools by default.
> This should also be enabled once there is an option in the mcs desktop
> configuration plugin to disable it. It is one of the most asked 
> questions on
> #xubuntu.

It'll be easier in feisty to change this, I guess we should re-consider 
this configuration too.

> Sorry if this e-mail comes across as a little aggressive but I'm a little
> taken back by the only rational being presented to disable this 
> feature is
> "I don't like it". I bet people upstream would be disappointed that you
> would discard their hard work so easily.

"I don't like it" wasn't an argument, just my opinion. That's why I 
wrote to the list: to read different points of view.

> -1 for disabling this feature by default.



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