[ubuntu-za] Nautilus mess

Lee Sharp leesharp at hal-pc.org
Thu Feb 11 05:34:32 GMT 2010

Alf Stockton wrote:
> Jonathan Hitchcock wrote:
>> There's a Nautilus option to use your home directory as the desktop -
>> i.e. files in the home directory appear on your desktop.   By default
>> this is off, and the "Desktop" directory itself is used.  When you
>> deleted the Desktop directory, the option was obviously turned on,
>> since there was nothing else to use.  To turn it back off (after you
>> have recreated the Desktop directory):
>> Go to Applications->System Tools->Configuration Editor
> On my Karmic system kernel 2.6.31-17-generic I don't see Configuration Editor 
> under System Tools under Applications?
> All I have is pgAdmin III, System Profiler and Benchmark & unetbootin.

 From the command line type gconf-editor and it will come up.  It is 
hidden by default.


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