How can I force pathfinder to re-read a directory that has changed but shows stale contents in pathfinder?

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bruce.edge

17 Apr, 2013 05:02 PM

I'm using pathfinder to access files in an OSXFuse mounted filesystem. It appears that it's cacheing the contents of directories and not detecting file system changes and re-reading when the dir is updated.
I can see the updates in a shell, and with finder, but not in pathfinder. I have to close the app and re-open it, which is not desirable.

Is there any mechanism to force pathfinder to re-read a directory, or disable dir cacheing for specified locations?

  1. 1 Posted by bruce.edge on 17 Apr, 2013 06:01 PM

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    Notice the tab's display vs. the context menu's dir contents in the attachment.
    There is no nim/temp in the main browser window.

  2. 2 Posted by Bob on 18 Apr, 2013 12:13 PM

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    In the View menu, click Reload.

  3. Damazio closed this discussion on 23 Apr, 2013 01:37 PM.

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