Re: [Usability] time stamps and privacy

On Wed, 2008-03-26 at 17:22 +0100, Reinout van Schouwen wrote:
> Back on topic, I recently read another thread about purging the
> thumbnails cache after a certain period. The solution to the problem
> brought up here should IMHO be that thumbnails of files on removable
> devices _can_ be created but that they should always be purged
> _immediately_ after it is disconnected. More generally speaking,
> thumbnails of inaccessible files on any volume should be purged, just
> with a lower priority.

Man, that would really annoy people who have pictures on removable
media.  Say, a collection of DVDs with photos on.

/me looks at the stack of DVDs with years of photos on.  Don't make me
re-thumbnail them everytime I insert a disc.

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