konqueror not displaying all folders (edgy)
paul at basilisk.ukfsn.org
Fri Oct 27 10:19:50 BST 2006
On Friday 27 October 2006 07:47, Ian Rose wrote:
> For some reason when using konqueror as a normal user in edgy, browsing
> to / only displays TWO folders: "/home" and "/media". The other folders
> ("/usr /bin /etc ...") are all there, but this bug prevents me from
> seeing them. Has anybody else encountered this, or know of a fix?
If a folder contains a file called ".hidden", and that file contains a list of
folder or file names, then konqueror treats those files/folders as hidden
also. In edgy, there is such a file in the root folder (its actually a
symlink to /etc/kubuntu-default/settings/hidden-root). You can either choose
View -> Show Hidden Files, or edit/delete the above file.
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