Re: Newbie questions
- From: Mike Newman <mike greatnorthern demon co uk>
- To: evans ncseweb org
- Cc: gnome-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Newbie questions
- Date: Thu Sep 18 16:39:48 2003
On Thu, 2003-09-18 at 21:25, Skip Evans wrote:
> 1) When I open an application, it does not create a
> button on the toolbar below. And when I minimize the
> application it flies off into the bottom right hand
> corner and dissapears, apparently closing! I can't get
> it back unless I reopen it! I've opened a shell and
> done a ps waux | grep (user name) and apparently the
> processes are still running, I just can't get at them
> on my desktop.
You need to right click the panel, then from the resulting menu select
'Add to Panel' > 'Utility' > 'Window List'. This is the applet which
displays running tasks, and which your disappearing tasks are zooming
down to meet!
> 2) When I change the names of the workspaces on the
> toolbar, the system does not save the new names.
I don't use this feature myself, but it seems to work fine in GNOME 2.4.
Can't help much on this I'm afraid!
> 3) Lastly, I can't find in the interface where to set
> up a samba mount to our Windows server. Is there a GUI
> tool for this or do I need to go command prompt?
Redhat 9 ships redhat-config-samba which seems to do the necessary.
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