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Old 03-15-2005, 02:44 PM   #1
jonaskoelker
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nautilus: right-hand-side icons--how?


Hi.

I, after my long years of Mac-bashing, have come to the conclusion that Apple was right: the desktop icons should be on the right-hand-side. My current state of affairs is this:
Debian sarge/main; Gnome 2; Metacity; Nautilus
I've tried googling for `{metacity,nautilus} {right hand side icons,tweaking}', but nothing useful has turned up.

Does anyone know whether or not this can be done, and if so, how?

Thank you,

Jonas Kölker
 
Old 03-16-2005, 12:05 AM   #2
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Have you tried just moving them there?
 
Old 03-16-2005, 06:10 AM   #3
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Have you tried just moving them there?
Yes. This has two drawbacks:
(1) new icons aren't placed there, they're placed on the left.
(2) "align by name" moves them all back to the left.
 
  


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