Preventing ”secret” files from popping up

Ric Moore wayward4now at
Fri Nov 2 19:46:48 UTC 2012

On 10/29/2012 04:44 PM, Colin Law wrote:
> On 29 October 2012 18:12, NoOp <glgxg at> wrote:
>> On 10/29/2012 09:41 AM, Johnny Rosenberg wrote:
>> ...
>>> I know. In my case the situation is not very alarming, I just don't
>>> want certain files to pop up at the screen while someone is behind me
>>> watching. I am the only user of this computer, and I'm not worried
>>> that someone will use it when I'm not watching, I just want to get rid
>>> of certain files popping up.

If you just stick them in /media they don't come up with mlocate. Ric

My father, Victor Moore (Vic) used to say:
"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.

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