How to get default top-panel and bottom-panels back?

Antonio Olivares olivares14031 at yahoo.com
Sun May 11 20:40:15 UTC 2008


--- Chris G <cl at isbd.net> wrote:

> On Sun, May 11, 2008 at 06:07:30PM +0100, Jonathan
> Underwood wrote:
> > 2008/5/11 Chris G <cl at isbd.net>:
> > > On Sun, May 11, 2008 at 09:44:45AM +0100, Chris
> G wrote:
> > >> On Sun, May 11, 2008 at 09:20:56AM +0100, Brian
> Morrison wrote:
> > >> > On Sat, 10 May 2008 17:03:41 -0600
> > >> > Frank Cox <theatre at sasktel.net> wrote:
> > >> >
> > >> > > On Sat, 10 May 2008 23:56:38 +0100
> > >> > > Chris G <cl at isbd.net> wrote:
> > >> > >
> > >> > > > Is there any way to restore the default
> gnome-panel settings for the
> > >> > > > top_panel and bottom_panel?
> > >> > >
> > >> > > Without having actually tried it, I think
> you will get what you want if you
> > >> > > delete everything from ~/.gnome2, then log
> in.
> > >> > >
> > >> >
> > >> > Might be safer to move the contents of
> ~/.gnome2 somewhere else so that
> > >> > you can restore it if things break badly.
> > >> >
> > >> Yes, definitely!  Thanks for the ideas.
> > >>
> > > Moving ~/.gnome2 to ~/.gnome2.old has had
> absolutely no effect at all
> > > on my gnome-panel(s).  :-(   I've restarted and
> the new .gnome2 has
> > > appeared and it's almost empty but I still have
> only one panel on my
> > > desktop and it's nothing like the default one.
> > 
> > You probably need to do the same thing with
> .gnome2_private .gnome
> > .gconf as well.
> > 
> I've moved all of those as well, still nothing
> happens.
> 
> What I can't fathom out is what actually enables and
> disable panels in
> gnome-panel, at the moment I have just one panel
> which is one I added
> called panel_0.  If I go into the gnome
> configuration editor I can see
> configurations for Top Panel, Bottom Panel and Panel
> 0 but I can see
> nothing that enables or disables them.  I can change
> the settings of
> Panel 0 quite happily and that affects what's
> displayed but I'd rather
> get Top Panel and Bottom Panel back and start again.
> 
> -- 
> Chris Green
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Create a new user and try to copy your favorite
settings or recreate them as a new user.  Then trash
that account.  The settings should return back to
normal as your new user.  Try that and forget about
those hacks.  

Regards,

Antonio 


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