how to show only dvd or cd icons on desktop

H.S. hs.samix at
Sun Jan 4 23:23:28 UTC 2009

Sundar Nagarajan wrote:
> H.S. wrote:
>> Hello,
>> Is there an option in Gnome to show only a mounted CD or DVD icon on the
>> desktop when a disc is put in the tray? Currently if I select to show
>> mounted volumes on desktop (from gconf-editor), the hard disk volumes
>> are also shown which I do not want. This is on Hardy.
>> Thanks.
>   You can right click on the media manager applet and configure it to 
> choose which types of (un)mounted media you want to see?

Pardon my ignorance, which exact applet are you talking about? I am not
at the machine right now, but I did a google search but I am not able to
see what you mean here.

I did an apt-search on media manager but couldn't find much. Could you
be a bit more specific?



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