Trash spec on

Alexander Larsson alexl at
Wed Jun 7 10:12:40 EEST 2006

On Sat, 2006-06-03 at 01:46 +0000, Mikhail Ramendik wrote:
> David and Alexander - could you perhaps send me the particular source files 
> that deal with moving a file to the trash in KDE and Gnome? I'll try to 
> understand how things work. Or even better - if you have the time - could you 
> please compare the implementation to the specs, so that the specs could be 
> updated with the implementation details including security? 
> (This can also be a good time to check if the details happen to diverge in KDE 
> and Gnome).

Gnome does not yet support the new spec. Well, I support it being a spec
(i.e. I think it makes sense), but its not implemented in our code yet.
Hopefully we'll switch to it soon, because its better than our current
system, but as always spare cycles are at a minimum, so things take

 Alexander Larsson                                            Red Hat, Inc 
                   alexl at    alla at 
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