ftp in places menu
ZIYAD A. M. AL-BATLY
zamb at saudi.net.sa
Wed Jun 8 08:03:41 UTC 2005
On Wed, 2005-06-08 at 08:34 +0200, Michaël Van Dorpe wrote:
> Perfect! Thank you...
> I would like to ask a follow up question though...
> I now have several ftp places under the Places menu, but they also show
> up on my desktop. Can I prevent this? I want them to be in the menu, not
> on the desktop.
> Thanks again...
I don't know an elegant and correct way. Sorry.
There are two very ugly ways:
1. Put the address(es) in “~/.gtk-bookmarks”. I don't know how to
pass the Username and Password automatically, but try this, it
might work: “ftp://username:firstname.lastname@example.org”.
2. Prevent Nautilus from displaying *all* Volume devices on the
Desktop (that's *ALL* in case you missed it!). Here's the way:
“gconftool-2 -s -t boolean /apps/nautilus/desktop/volumes_visible false”
to revert back to the normal Nautilus behavior:
“gconftool-2 -s -t boolean /apps/nautilus/desktop/volumes_visible true”.
Sorry! I couldn't be more helpful. That's all I know about the
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