I want to remove Documents, Music, Pictures, Videos and add cloud to my Nautilus bookmarks as part of an user setup script.

How do I edit the bookmarks via the CLI?

Screenshot of Nautilus's sidebar


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Those bookmarks are controlled by ~/.config/user-dirs.dirs and adding new items configures the appearance of the list.

As an example, to add a Cloud bookmark from the list add a line:


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