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Why can't I see the contents of “trash:///” over VNC?

I've got a box running Ubuntu 13.10 Desktop and I've set up VNC on there with the following in my xstartup file: #!/bin/sh unset SESSION_MANAGER gnome-session –session=gnome-classic & ...
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Why does emptying the rubbish bin in nautilus take so long?

For the purpose of this question, "large directory" means for example a Linux kernel git repository, or the Chromium source. If I rm -rf a large directory like this from the shell, it is deleted in ...
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1answer
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How do I pin a trash bin to the GNOME Shell Activities overview?

How do I pin a trash bin to the GNOME Shell Activities overview?
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Where is Trash Bin in Ubuntu 11.10 with Gnome Shell?

I am using Ubuntu 11.10 with Gnome Classic shell. How can I open Trash Bin?
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1answer
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How do I use gnome trash for files in different partition?

I have my files in a separate partition that is not mounted to /home, but only linked to it. How do I manage to be able to use the gnome trash in those files? For example: partion 2: mounted on ...
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Gnome trash on cifs mount random behaviour [closed]

I'm seeing some weird behaviour in Ubuntu 10.04. I have a cifs mount that's mounted by fstab as follows: //192.168.1.1/share /media/storage ...
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How does the Trash Can work, and where can I find official documentation, reference, or specification for it?

When trying to manage trash can from mounted NTFS volumes, I ended up reading FreeDesktop.org's reference on it. Poking around and doing some tests, I realized Ubuntu/Gnome does not follow the specs ...