Using xdg-user-dirs for the gutsy desktop

Luis de Bethencourt bethencourt at
Mon Jun 18 14:36:50 BST 2007

Very nice, I think this will improve a lot Ubuntu's user-friendliness
for new users.

I suggest taking "Download" out of the list to have the magic 7. As
most people download stuff to the Desktop, and then move it to it's
proper place (depending on what hey have just downloaded).

Luis de Bethencourt

On 6/18/07, Sebastien Bacher <seb128 at> wrote:
> Le lundi 18 juin 2007 à 09:18 -0400, Saad Shakhshir a écrit :
> > What is templates for?
> You can copy document templates there and they will be available in the
> right click "create document" then
> >   And what is special about Public - by default users can read each
> > other's home directories anyway.
> It's the directory shared on the network when you install
> gnome-user-share
> Sebastien Bacher
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