Re: Mega patch to make spatial nautilus rock!

On Thu, 2004-07-08 at 20:54, Seth Nickell wrote:

> > 5) an optional pathbar displayed instead of the location button
> > 
> > This is a really neat addition as it also solves the problem of
> > displaying the full path in a spatial window as well as providing a
> > slick way to navigate upwards. 
> 1) It puts Unix path garbage onto every window. We are trying to
> minimize the impact of our poorly laid out filesystem throughout GNOME.
> The file dialog gets around this by using a UI trick to provide a
> plausible explanation for re-rooting of the path bar. However, I don't
> see a way Nautilus can use this trick. It means that every window will
> have, e.g. "[/] [home] [username]" of noise in it (or potentially even,
> say, "[/] [afs] [] [s] [n] [snickell]" or "[/] [usr]
> [local] [home] [seth]" etc).

I have added an updated patch on bugzilla for this (it was really easy
to write!) at

Also updated a screenshot of it showing the Home button (with obligatory
home stock icon) at:


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