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

JohnS jses27 at gmail.com
Sun Nov 7 15:57:57 EST 2010


On Sun, 2010-11-07 at 08:59 -0800, Akemi Yagi wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 5, 2010 at 12:49 PM, Lanny Marcus <lmmailinglists at gmail.com> wrote:
> > On Thu, Nov 4, 2010 at 10:27 AM, Akemi Yagi <amyagi at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> >> 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.
> >
> > I installed and ran  gconf-editor.  The trash-icon-visible was
> > checked. Anything else I might try, to get the Recycle Bin back onto
> > the Desktop? TIA!
> 
> I don't know of any other way to make the Trash icon visible/invisible
> in gnome. After making sure the visible option is checked, have you
> tried re-login (or restart the computer) ?  Also check to see if your
> nautilus is not broken:
> 
> rpm -V nautilus
> 
> Akemi
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Try this on for size: Gnome Only!!!!!

$USER="your_user_name"

cp /usr/share/apps/systemview/trash.desktop  \
/home/$user/Desktop

ktrash --help-all   is interesting also :-)....

John




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