[ubuntu-uk] Fwd: Ubuntu desktop annoyance ....

Kris Douglas krisdouglas at gmail.com
Thu Mar 22 12:36:04 UTC 2012

On 22 March 2012 11:52, Colin Law <clanlaw at googlemail.com> wrote:
> On 22 March 2012 11:48, Barry Drake <ubuntu-advertising at gmx.com> wrote:
>> On 22/03/12 11:01, Andy Braben wrote:
>>> That is a duplicate of
>>> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/nautilus/+bug/961141, which says
>>> it affects 4 people, so you are not alone.
>> I reported it as an ubuntu-desktop rather than a nautilus bug as the
>> situation arose with launchers that were already on my desktop and looked OK
>> one day and not the next.  Nautilus displays the problem when pointed at
>> /usr/share/applications but I don't think the bug is actually in Nautilus,
>> so it's my guess that the Nautilus report is a duplicate of the one I
>> reported and not vice versa - and I could be wrong!  At least I know that it
>> is not my problem alone.
> I /think/ that it is nautilus that displays the icons on the desktop.

Yes, Nautilus is responsible for showing desktop icons.

Regards, Kris Douglas.

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