[CentOS] Recycle Bin disappeared (GNOME, CentOS 5.5, 32 bit)

Akemi Yagi amyagi at gmail.com
Thu Nov 4 11:27:27 EDT 2010


On Thu, Nov 4, 2010 at 5:08 AM, Lanny Marcus <lmmailinglists at gmail.com> wrote:
> Probably this is due to operator error, The Recycle Bin in GNOME
> disappeared, for this CentOS 5.5 (32 bit) Desktop PC. The box is fully
> updated.
>
> Is there a command I can use, or another procedure, to get the Recycle
> Bin in GNOME working again?
>
> The .trash folder is there.

How did you make it disappear? Revert the change. :-)

It is possible that it is there but not visible on the desktop.
Install gconf-editor (yum install gconf-editor) and run it. Then, go
to apps -> nautilus -> desktop. Make sure trash_icon_visible is
checked.

Akemi


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