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No automatic thumbnail generation

I recently decided to do a fresh install of 13.10 and ran into a quite peculiar problem. It seems that thumbnails are not generated automatically, when I open a folder in nautilus I can only see a ...
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How can I stop Nautilus from caching thumbnails?

In Nautilus, I want to see thumbnails on the fly, but I don't want them to be cached. Any way to do this?
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How do I reset the thumbnail cache?

I have a lot of images on my laptop as I work in graphics. On the same system, I also have a folder containing my family pictures. I would like to do two things: Empty the already cached images ...
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What is safe to exclude for a full system backup?

I'm looking for a list which paths/files are safe to exclude for a full system/home backup. Considering that I have a list of installed packages. /home/*/.thumbnails /home/*/.cache ...