How to disable icon stretch in Gnome Desktop?

Caleb Marcus caleb.marcus at
Thu Nov 22 01:05:20 UTC 2007

On Wed, 2007-11-21 at 16:17 -0600, Kenneth Loafman wrote:

> It's not called a *Personal* Computer for nothing.  If you can't
> customize it, it can't be personal...
> That said, I don't think what you want to do is possible, given that
> this customization is decided by the user.  The admin can decide what
> root gets for a background, but that's about it.  Maybe some creative
> use of permissions, removal of the tools that change it, but its not
> something that should be easy by default.
> ...Ken

Hmm, perhaps it should be made easier to lock the system down for a
kiosk environment... perhaps someone should post something to the Gnome
Usability List (usability at
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