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Automatically Delete Files older than N days From Trash using Autotrash

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http://ubuntuguide.net – Autotrash is a simple Python script comes with Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat which will purge files from your trash when they become older than a given days,purge older files to ensure a specific amount of disk space is free,etc.It uses the FreeDesktop.org Trash Info files included in the new GNOME system to find the correct files and the dates they where deleted. Features: * Remove files that are older then a given number of days (autotrash -d N,where N is the number of days) * Purge older files to ensure a specific amount of disk space (HowTos)