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Old 01-30-2005, 06:19 AM   #1
ankur_linuxfan
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enable right click on desktop


I am having problems with right clicking on desktop..... when i right click on my desktop nothing happens .....Right cilck is working fine when i do it on some window..... So the problem comes only when i click on the desktop...everywhere else right click works fine......

Actually right click was working fine before .......i used to get a context menu after right clicking on desktop....but somehow there was a problem in my gnome-session......it was not starting metacity...so i had to restart it manually.....but after i restarted it , 2 things went wrong ......first my wallpaper is not showing and second right click on desktop is not working..........wallpaper comes when i change my workspace or change my wallpaper through gnome-background-properties...
The command that i used for starting metacity was ..."metacity --sm-disable"......

I have fedora-2 running on my pc...
what should i do....
plz help....
 
Old 01-30-2005, 10:38 AM   #2
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I'm not for certain but I think the right click on the desktop to get the small menu in Gnome is driven by Nautilus. Perhaps you should check and make sure that is running as well.
 
  


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