In Fedora, after making a small and harmless change in my fstab following what it said here
, ALL the partitions started mounting and APPEARING on my desktop. That made the desktop look totally obnoxious.
Here's what I had to do.
I had to install the 'gconf-editor'
su -c 'yum -y install gconf-editor'
and then I launched the gconf-editor from the Applications -> System Tools -> Confguration Editor
From that app, I...