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Old 01-15-2010, 02:47 PM   #1
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only folders in nautilus

Hi everybody,

I just install Debian Lenny in my computer. When I open Desktop folder that contains subfolders and files (such as pdf), it only displays subfolders but not these regular files. But if I cd into Desktop folder in terminal, it lists both. How can I view them in Nautilus? Thanks.

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Old 01-15-2010, 04:55 PM   #2
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I just restart the computer and everything comes back.... don't know why though


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