Separate activity for each desktop in 4.5?

Gene Heskett gene.heskett at
Sun Aug 15 02:21:16 UTC 2010

On Saturday, August 14, 2010 10:20:13 pm Ric Moore did opine:

> On Sat, 2010-08-14 at 19:03 +0200, Reinhold Rumberger wrote:
> > > It is checked, but I have been unable to find where I can select
> > > the background image to use.
> > 
> > Right click on the desktop and select the settings entry (it's the
> > last entry here).
> Gene, you're gonna love this. I just did as Reinhold suggested and find
> that there is only one desktop background in the stock install. You have
> to ADD more images before you can install a different desktop
> background. Makes sense, when you have only one, that nothing will
> change or be added. Just click on the desktop and chose desktop
> settings, then add wallpapers. Add a few, select one and click OK. Move
> to the next desktop and you'll find it displays the old one, which you
> can then change to a different wallpaper. And then the next...
> Piece O cake. I haven't added anything else, nor downloaded any
> utility... ergo it ain't broke. :) Enjoy! Ric

Doesn't work here, Ric, it changes all desktops at the same time.  So IMO 
its broke.

Cheers, Gene
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