Billie Erin Walsh
bilwalsh at swbell.net
Fri May 8 18:19:43 UTC 2009
Steven Vollom wrote:
> On Friday 08 May 2009 03:25:50 am Myriam Schweingruber wrote:
>> Hi Billie,
>> On Thu, May 7, 2009 at 17:00, Billie Erin Walsh <bilwalsh at swbell.net> wrote:
>>> Myriam Schweingruber wrote:
>>>> The 'thingy' is called the 'cashew', mostly because of its form :)
>>> The issue of the OP seems to have been resolved so I'll ask:
>>> What if you don't have a "cashew" on your desktop?
>>> When I installed 8.10 and again with 9.04 it has disappeared. I've lost
>>> my nut [ although technically a cashew is not a nut ].
>> You mean it was there first then disappeared? Very strange. Did you
>> remove some plasma or kdebase package after the installation?
>> Another possibility is that it has been dragged down to the right edge
>> and the panel covers it. Changing the width of the panel would then
>> make it appear again.
>> Also, did you install the "Hide cashew" widget from kde-looks.org?
>> That might be another explanation
>> Hope this helps.
>> Regards, Myriam.
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> You might try right-clicking on the panel and selecting unlock widgets. That
> restores a hidden cashew, I believe.
This is the Desktop cashew that's missing. The panel cashew is just
fine. None of the widgets are locked.
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