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Bug 52474 - DeskTop Icons do not come up automatically on logon
DeskTop Icons do not come up automatically on logon
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gnome-utils (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Jonathan Blandford
Aaron Brown
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Reported: 2001-08-23 22:40 EDT by Prakash Purushotham
Modified: 2013-04-02 00:15 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-03-29 15:40:07 EST
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Description Prakash Purushotham 2001-08-23 22:40:14 EDT
Description of Problem:

It appears that gmc does not autostart at X-logon time. If I start gmc
manually, all the desktop icons appear on the desktop. Also, I could not
find File Manager shortcut in the Programs Menu

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

MidNightCommander 4.5.51

How Reproducible: Always

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Comment 1 Jonathan Blandford 2001-08-24 11:19:23 EDT
gmc has been deprecated in favor of nautilus.  You should have been given the
option to run nautilus when you first logged in, right?  Let me know if this
isn't the case.

If you want to run gmc instead, you first need to start it from a command line,
and then save your session.

Comment 2 Kjartan Maraas 2004-03-29 15:40:07 EST
Closing as NOTABUG.

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