Opening Nautilus changes KDE plasma desktop to Gnome desktop

Nigel Ridley nigel at
Mon Jan 31 16:44:03 UTC 2011

On 01/21/2011 03:50 PM, Dotan Cohen wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 29, 2010 at 01:13, Isak Enström<isak.enstrom at>  wrote:
>> If it's working you might want to change the Exec line in
>> /usr/share/applications/nautilus.desktop (unless there already exists a
>> nautilus-no-desktop file there, or if you have multiple desktop environments
>> installed)
> Sorry for the late reply. Yes, the flags that you mentioned helped.
> Instead of altering the system wide setting, I wrapped
> /usr/bin/nautilus in ~/bin/nautilus with the flags and "$@". Thanks!


Could you share exactly what you did -- I'm going to install Ubuntu 10.10, then kubuntu-desktop 
(to overcome sound issues) on my daughter's box and I don't want her to accidentally open 

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