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Old 07-29-2001, 08:47 PM   #1
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Unhappy icon for the gfloppy is missing

I am using linux mandrake and gnome is my desktop.
I just install mandrake 8.0 and I did not find the Icon that represent my floppy disk and the Icon that represent my cdrom.
would anyone please tell me how should I create those Icon on the Gnome desktop?
Old 07-29-2001, 10:21 PM   #2
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I used to use an old version of gnome and when I right clicked on the desktop and selected Rescan Devices, the icons would appear on the desktop. But I believe this will only happen if the floppy and cdrom have enteries in the fstab file.


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