[clug] Emptying trash
pbarker at barker.dropbear.id.au
Sat Nov 21 17:17:52 MST 2009
On Sat, 21 Nov 2009, keith sayers wrote:
> I am using Suse and have developed an odd problem trying the empty trash - I
> get an error message : "[long file name] does not exist". I have used
> Konsole to go down the directory structure to Trash/files and sure enough the
> stated file name is not there, but there is another - but different - long
> file name which I cannot remove with RM. This latter has some spaces in it.
> Could there be a connection and could anybody suggest how to clear them?
Others have suggested how to fix the immediate problem.
The file manager being unable to delete the file is a serious bug,
'though, and really should be fixed. Can you recreate it? Did you report
it to the relevant project?
> Keith Sayers keiths at apex.net.au
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