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Bug 80861

Summary: No easy way to not draw desktop with nautilus
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Public Beta Reporter: Need Real Name <awol>
Component: nautilusAssignee: Alexander Larsson <alexl>
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG QA Contact: Jay Turner <jturner>
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Version: phoebeCC: srevivo
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Description Need Real Name 2003-01-01 10:14:01 UTC
Description of problem:
Nautilus has no option in the menus to NOT draw the desktop with nautilus
This also has as a consequence that there is no easy way to remove all the
icons from the desktop

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Comment 1 Alexander Larsson 2003-01-16 11:29:58 UTC
The setting is still availible, but not exposed in the UI.
You can disable it by changing the gconf key
/apps/nautilus/preferences/show_desktop to false using gconf-editor (gui) or
gconftool-2 (command line)