Re: Cron jobs question
Have you included gvfs package? As far as I remember Trash
service works through gvfs.
On Sun, Aug 26, 2012 at 5:54 PM, Robert Spiteri <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Thanks for your reply. I have created a desktop file to show the trash icon
> on desktop. I mean that is the way I found it should be done. I need to
> check /home/user/.local/Trash/files/. If a file exists in it, the icon will
> change to a full trash icon, otherwise it should be changed again to an
> empty trash icon.
> I have (till now) made a script with a while (true) loop that runs in the
> background. This way I have eliminated cron.
> Is there another way to do it please?
> On 26 August 2012 13:51, Baurzhan Muftakhidinov <email@example.com>
>> Is this really supposed to be done via cron job? Which folder and how
>> often you
>> willing to check, (I am just curious)?
>> Pcmanfm couldn't handle standard gvfs Trash and change icon accordingly?
>> On Sun, Aug 26, 2012 at 4:50 PM, Robert Spiteri <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>> > I need to make a cron job to check if a particular directory is empty or
>> > not. The cron job is supposed to be readily available when the live
>> > system
>> > boots. How can I do that?
>> > My intention is to change the trash icon to a full one when a file is
>> > deleted. I will be using pcmanfm.
>> > thanks in advance.
>> > --
>> > Robert