Delete directly without using/needing Trash in Xfce’s Thunar file manager with a Custom Action

Posted by Steven_Rosenber on Mar 13, 2013 2:23 AM EDT
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Why do I need to delete in Xfce without first sending things to the trash? Because Thunar otherwise can’t delete directories/folders on a partition outside my main filesystem. Out of the box, the Thunar file manager in Xfce 4.8 doesn’t allow for a delete-only option. This is where Custom Actions come in.

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