Re: lock desktop icons
- From: "Kevin C. Krinke" <kckrinke opendoorsoftware com>
- To: nautilus-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: lock desktop icons
- Date: Tue, 21 Sep 2004 17:38:20 -0400
On Tue, 2004-09-21 at 16:06, Glenn Pierce wrote:
> I was wondering if there would be any interest in locking desktop
> items ?
> The main motivation for this would be so I could lock application
> icons and home / trash. This would mean I could apply clean up by name
> while not reordering the application icons that I have manually moved.
> I am happy to try to and implement this, I just wanted to make sure that
> it wouldn't be rejected as a completely stupid idea.
I would love to see this happen.
I would also like to see some way of preventing icons from being placed
on top of each other. I'm certain everyone's had to deal with mounting a
device only to have the desktop icon placed right on top of another icon
making for a very unfriendly desktop.
Not that my opinion matters much in this arena I will at least say
that I think what you intend is a good idea and certainly not stupid.
 I'm neither a nautilus or gnome developer
Kevin C. Krinke <kckrinke opendoorsoftware com>
Open Door Software Inc.
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