Securely Shred and Delete Files

Tags: thunar custom action, zenity, shred, fuz, delete
November 11, 2015

To learn how to use Thunar Custom Actions click here.

For secure deletion of files that can’t be recovered. The program Zenity must be installed for this action to work. The action will pop up a confirmation window.

zenity --question;if [ $? = 0 ];then shred -fuz %F;fi

Under Appears if selection contains make sure everything is checked.