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Old 08-09-2004, 05:13 PM   #1
raaste
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home directory shortcut


Hi, im using FC2 with GNOME, and I would like to create a shotrcut of my home dir to my panel. What should I do? I tried to drag it in the panel from the desktop but it didn't work out..
Heres a picture to clear things out..

http://koti.mbnet.fi/raaste/kuva.png

And the icon should go in the red circle..
 
Old 08-09-2004, 05:21 PM   #2
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one way would be to create a new launcher (desktop -> right-click with mouse -> Create Launcher) with a command like

nautilus

and after it's done, drag it to your panel. works for me, at least, in Gnome 2.6

EDIT: the plain command "nautilus" should work, since it seems to open itself into your home dir anyway...so no path is needed after that

Last edited by b0uncer; 08-09-2004 at 05:23 PM.
 
Old 08-10-2004, 02:08 PM   #3
raaste
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works on me too, thanks!
 
  


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