What has happened to desktop icons in rawhide?

Christoph Wickert christoph.wickert at googlemail.com
Sun Jan 23 16:18:51 UTC 2011

Am Samstag, den 22.01.2011, 11:53 -0600 schrieb Jason D. Clinton:
> On Sat, Jan 22, 2011 at 09:58, Clyde E. Kunkel
> <clydekunkel7734 at cox.net> wrote:
>         The startup applications menu selection has gone away
>         also...so how do
>         we start nautilus when gnome is loaded?  Used to be able to
>         put a
>         startup cmd in the startup apps dialogue.
>  http://specifications.freedesktop.org/autostart-spec/autostart-spec-latest.html
> Short version: ln -s /usr/share/applications/name.desktop
> ~/.config/autostart

     1. With that 'fix' nautilus won't work correctly.
     2. I don't think that opening a terminal to make a symlink is the
        kind of user friendly fall-back we want.


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