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that simple bash script you wrote seems like it would fix the problem.........
By:  P. Briscoe (Non running-dog anti-imperial anti-Bush unapologist name-changer; 23129)
Posted on: 11-24-2019 20:14.
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...if the problem is just too many screenshots on the desktop and Finder running out of resources trying to build thumbnails.

Theoretically the limit to the amount of files in a directory is about 2 billion.

But having "preview-able" files in an always-open folder like Desktop will bring your system to a grinding halt.

Edited by P. Briscoe at 11/24/2019 8:15:07 PM