Atom Solution: “The following file couldn’t be moved to trash (is gvfs-trash installed?)”

Atom Error: “The following file couldn’t be moved to trash (is gvfs-trash installed?)”
when attempting to delete a file

Solution:

$ cd /media/yourPartition
$ sudo mkdir .Trash-1000
$ sudo chown -R yourUser:yourUser .Trash-1000/

Then restart Atom.

https://github.com/atom/tree-view/issues/799#issuecomment-238135395

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