Thunderbird attach files (was Re: General desktop questions)

Alex mysqlstudent at
Tue Aug 31 16:49:19 UTC 2010


>> I think I can also now attribute instant lock-up of Thunderbird to
>> this approach. I browsed to the .gvfs directory, and poof, Thunderbird
>> locked, taking my email composition down with it. It's almost like
>> it's waiting for an event to occur that will never happen, like access
>> to the device.
> I've not been following this thread so maybe the point has already been
> raised, but note that .gvfs is not a "real" directory, see
> Apps which don't expect this might
> give surprising results.

Looks like it's a confirmed bug for more than three years, at least with Ubuntu:


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