I've got a box running Ubuntu 13.10 Desktop and I've set up VNC on there with the following in my
#!/bin/sh unset SESSION_MANAGER gnome-session –session=gnome-classic & gnome-panel& [ -x /etc/vnc/xstartup ] && exec /etc/vnc/xstartup [ -r $HOME/.Xresources ] && xrdb $HOME/.Xresources xsetroot -solid grey vncconfig -iconic & x-terminal-emulator -geometry 80x24+10+10 -ls -title "$VNCDESKTOP Desktop" & x-window-manager &
When I browse to my trash I get an error saying
This location could not be displayed.
Sorry, could not display all the contents of "trash:///": Operation not supported