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  • Xubuntu 13.10

  • Thunar 1.6.3

Is it possible to change the sorting method for one specific folder only?

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I don't think that is possible. –  user25656 Jan 10 at 11:12
    
You seem to be right, it's not possible with Thunar 1.6.3 (which is in XFCE 4.10). –  henry Jan 10 at 13:51
    
@vasa1 After further research, it is indeed correct that it's impossible. Please do submit your comment as a reply so I can mark it as solved. :) –  henry Jan 13 at 10:16

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I can't find a current official link indicating that it is not possible to sort one folder differently than the rest but a similar feature was requested quite a while back: http://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/thunar-dev/2006-September/003425.html.

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Same here, can't find any official statement. But I have found plenty of posts where users ask about it and not one single post confirming the opposite, that it is possible. –  henry Jan 13 at 10:31
    
I was hoping to find it possible via the command line but man thunar doesn't offer such an option. I guess if you really want to nail this one, asking on Xubuntu's dev mailing list would be one way. –  user25656 Jan 13 at 10:52

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