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Hi there,

I updated to OF v60.0.95919 this morning. The update went smoothly, but now when emptying the trash, one file in the old OF package remains and canít be deleted:

OmniFocusMetadataImporter

Seems to be a spotlight plugin.

So my question would be: Why is the ďoldĒ importer plugin still in use even though I installed a newer OF version? Anything I can do apart from rm -f ?

Cheers,
-Sascha

Edit: OS X 10.4.11, Iím not the admin and I used OFís self-updater (which asks for the admin password).

Edit 2: About one hour later, the system apparently released the importer plugin and the trash emptied without problems. Weirdness!

Last edited by nggalai; 2007-12-12 at 02:25 AM..
 
This is actually not that uncommon in my experience. If the app's mdimporter is busy, you won't be able to empty the trash until it's done.
 
 


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