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Old 01-16-2004, 01:37 AM   #1
LINUXWIFI
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Question Changing the name of the CDROM on desktop?


Hello All, Just a quick noob question for you all:

I am running MDK9.2 and I have a two cdroms installed (one cdrom and one CDRW) now mandrake automaticly places them on the desktop for easy access and no command line mounting, but they are labeled as such:

CDROM
CDROM (2)

I tryed to "rename" them but it is greyed out, then I tryed chmod 777 the desktop folder, and still can't change them. I want to label them CD-ROM and CDRW...for less confusion when I am drunk. Is this possible?

Thanks in advance.
 
Old 01-16-2004, 02:59 AM   #2
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i think i remember before, that you need to turn off supermount or maybe it was something like display drives on desktop - i can't seem to remember. either way, you can create your own link to your dvd/cd/harddrive devices and name them anything you want after that.
 
Old 01-16-2004, 07:26 AM   #3
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There is no way to rename those icons currently
 
Old 01-16-2004, 03:01 PM   #4
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Alright, Thanks for the info.
 
  


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