Improve general usability of Nautilus Trash can

Registered by Mathijs Dumon on 2008-10-11

The trash can needs to be worked upon. It lacks some functionality and has a few inconsistencies and not well enough thought about policies.

The following links are only meant as a reference for developors. If bundling all this seems inappropiate, feel free to delete this blueprint.

This bundles the following blueprints:
- https://blueprints.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+spec/friendly-recovery
- https://blueprints.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+spec/delete-locked-items-trash
- https://blueprints.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+spec/evaluatesecuritymeasures
- https://blueprints.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+spec/gnome-secure-trash
- https://blueprints.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+spec/gnome-trash-restore-files --> implemented in Intrepid
- https://blueprints.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+spec/trash-applet
- https://blueprints.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+spec/desktop-icons

the following brainstorm idea's:
- http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/1002/
- http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/14131/
- http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/14081/
- http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/12296/
- http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/1144/
- http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/11030/
- http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/8926/
- http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/8409/
- http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/11952/
- http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/4401/
- http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/9699/
- http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/8520/
- http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/7512/

and many bugs: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bugs?field.searchtext=trash+can&orderby=-importance&search=Search&field.status%3Alist=NEW&field.status%3Alist=INCOMPLETE_WITH_RESPONSE&field.status%3Alist=INCOMPLETE_WITHOUT_RESPONSE&field.status%3Alist=CONFIRMED&field.status%3Alist=TRIAGED&field.status%3Alist=INPROGRESS&field.status%3Alist=FIXCOMMITTED

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
None
Priority:
Undefined
Drafter:
None
Direction:
Needs approval
Assignee:
None
Definition:
Obsolete
Series goal:
Proposed for karmic
Implementation:
Informational Informational
Milestone target:
milestone icon ubuntu-9.10
Completed by
Mathijs Dumon on 2013-10-11

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A aunto chmod +w to others in all elements of the trash in order to not block the finally delete... (not block delete for permisions error)

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