LinuxQuestions.org
Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 04-28-2013, 01:02 PM   #1
rokyo
Member
 
Registered: Oct 2012
Posts: 74

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Displaying "free disk space" in GNOME 3.8's Nautilus


Hello again everybody,

I tried out Ubuntu GNOME 13.04 in a VM yesterday and installed GNOME 3.8 according to the guide by OMG!Ubuntu. Now, the first thing I noticed was that there doesn't seem to be a "Status Bar" in the Nautilus windows anymore, which shows information about the file(s) currently selected in that windows and/or info about the free disk space... I also found no way of enabling that status bar again through the "preferences" menu of Nautilus or the "customise view" option.

Has the status bar been completely cut out of Nautilus in GNOME 3.8 or am I just to stupid to find it? ^^

Thank you all in advance for answers!

Greetings,

rokyo
 
Old 04-28-2013, 01:47 PM   #2
TroN-0074
Senior Member
 
Registered: Dec 2011
Location: Michigan USA
Distribution: OpenSUSE 13.2 64bit-Gnome on ASUS U52F
Posts: 1,444

Rep: Reputation: 340Reputation: 340Reputation: 340Reputation: 340
I think that bar is gone from the new Nautilus, however you can right click on the middle of a nautilus window and select properties from there, that will show you the available free space in your files.

The guys at Linux Mint had developed this other file browser called Nimo. I think that browser shares some of the funtinality from the old nautilus but I am not sure how to install it in Ubuntu.

Good luck to you.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
[SOLVED] free space on disk randomly "disappears"... masavini Linux - General 7 12-01-2012 12:36 PM
Debian / Wrong free space / "du" and "ls" show different space use brgsousa Linux - Software 3 02-25-2010 12:55 PM
LXer: Displaying "MyComputer", "Trash", "Network Servers" Icons On A GNOME Desktop LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 04-02-2007 09:31 AM
Allocating free disk space - start of "/ " needs moving. ibex Linux - General 4 04-17-2006 10:46 PM
Error message "Nautilus has no installed viewer capable of displaying" oracle_37 Linux - Software 1 08-02-2003 02:27 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:08 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration