F13 duplicate disk icons in Nautilus

Matthias Clasen mclasen at redhat.com
Fri May 28 15:35:50 UTC 2010


On Thu, 2010-05-27 at 13:51 +0800, Andrew Smith wrote:
> Hi guys,
> 
> I'm getting 2x icons for each of my drives that are mounted in F13.
> 
> My /etc/fstab for these drives is:
> 
> LABEL=files                   /media/files                          ext4 
> rw,nosuid,nodev,uhelper=devkit,user,exec 0 0
> LABEL=files-backup     /media/files-backup             ext4 
> rw,nosuid,nodev,uhelper=devkit,user,exec 0 0
> LABEL=media                /media/media                       ext4 
> rw,nosuid,nodev,uhelper=devkit,user,exec 0 0
> LABEL=media-backup  /media/media-backup          ext4 
> rw,nosuid,nodev,uhelper=devkit,user,exec 0 0
> 
> The drives are mounting automatically in /media and their icons appear 
> once on the Gnome desktop.
> 
> However, in Nautilus I get two icons - one for the mounted drive and one 
> for the drive as if it's unmounted.
> 
> Any ideas why this might be happening - I've had a look at the settings 
> for Nautilus in gconf-editor but everything is set to default.
> 

If you mount things via fstab, please don't mount them under /media. The
desktop assumes that /media is the location for automounted things. I'm
almost certain that your problem will disappear if you change the
location.



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