Can't empty trash (windows setups)

Asked by Notenboom on 2008-07-18

Binary package hint: nautilus


for some time I downloaded set-ups for windows.

I didn't want to use them and put them in trash.

No way after to empty the trash folder. (one item in attachment)

May be a virus in it ? how can I clean up "the mess"

Good day and best regards


Working on Ubuntu 8.4 (for 8 mouths now, very good !!)

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
Date: Fri Jul 18 17:10:02 2008
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 8.04
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/nautilus
Package: nautilus 1:2.22.3-0ubuntu2
PackageArchitecture: i386
SourcePackage: nautilus
Uname: Linux 2.6.24-16-generic i686

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This question was originally filed as bug #249886.

Notenboom (jonelectronics) said : #1
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) said : #2

Thank you for taking the time to report this issue and helping to make Ubuntu better. Examining the information you have given us, this does not appear to be a bug report so we are closing it and converting it to a question in the support tracker. We appreciate the difficulties you are facing, but it would make more sense to raise problems you are having in the support tracker at if you are uncertain if they are bugs. For help on reporting bugs, see .

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