Nautilus totally unresponsive

Rashkae ubuntu at
Tue Feb 9 21:01:41 UTC 2010

NoOp wrote:
> On 02/09/2010 11:40 AM, David Robert Lewis (ethnopunk) wrote:
>> NoOp wrote:
> ...
>>> You might try:
>>> $ sudo apt-get install -f && sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade
>>> && sudo apt-get install --reinstall ubuntu-desktop
>>> (all one line - or you can do each individually)
>> This didn't help, just reinstalled samba which I had removed as one of 
>> the possible culprits.
> As a *last resort* (after you've exhausted all else) you could try:

The OP already stated that Nautilus works just fine as a new user, so we 
know the problem has to be somewhere within the home directory.  I would 
think before going that far, I would just create an entirely new home 
directory and just copy over stuff I want from the old one, as a last 

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