[clug-talk] Nautilus is fubar!

Mitchell Brown mbgb14 at gmail.com
Wed May 3 11:41:20 PDT 2006


*grin* Yup I know, plus I have no interest in downloading Kubuntu. It's just
not something I'd use probably.

On 5/3/06, Gustin Johnson <gustin at echostar.ca> wrote:
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> You can convert Ubuntu to Kubuntu as they use the same base packages.
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> Of course starting over without Gnome is not a bad idea either.
>
> Mitchell Brown wrote:
> > *sigh* This is why I hate Ubuntu :@ Stupid Gnome!!!
> > If anyone tonight has a copy of the Kubuntu ISO could you bring it and
> we
> > can copy it to my laptop?
> >
> > On 5/3/06, Gustin Johnson <gustin at echostar.ca> wrote:
> >>
> > I cannot speak to the why of the Gnome project ( I have no idea why
> > their interface is the way it is, it does not make sense to me), but my
> > guess is that it is supposed to make it easier to put icons, perl and
> > cgi scripts if all you do is remember the document root, as opposed to
> > /usr/lib/cgi-bin/ for cgi-bin
> >
> > It is not making stuff up, it is getting the info and displaying a
> > virtual folder, the idea is to make things "easier" and "intuitive",
> > things which I do not believe Gnome does well, though that is a hot
> > topic.  As I said earlier, Gnome is odd.
> >
> > If you need a graphical manager, there are better ones (konqueror comes
> > to mind), but for web and server stuff, I pretty much stick to the
> > command line.
> >
> > Mitchell Brown wrote:
> >> So if they shouldn't be visible at all, why the hell is it just making
> > up
> >> something entirely different? Like, where does it pull that from?!
> >
> >> On 5/3/06, Gustin Johnson <gustin at echostar.ca> wrote:
> >
> >
> >
> >> Mitchell Brown wrote:
> >>> Okay, when I goto my commandline, and type "ls" in "/var/www" I get
> >
> >>> mbrown at BROWN1:/var/www$ ls
> >>> apache2-default  phpmyadmin
> >
> >>> Now, when I go into my "File Browser" in Ubuntu, goto "/var/www" I
> >> get a
> >>> *completely* different structure! Yet, the files are there (I can copy
> >> them
> >>> in and out of that folder!!!!)
> >
> >>> Here's what I see in file browser:
> >
> >>> cgi-bin
> >>> error
> >>> html
> >>> icons
> >>> perl
> >
> >>> What the heck is going on?!
> >
> >
> >> Two things, nautilus is figuring out the directory structure presented
> >> by apache (icons, cgi-bin all live elsewhere, but appear to be under
> >> document root).
> >
> >> It is also limited by the permissions of your user, so many things in
> >> /etc/ will not be visible, nor should they be.
> >
> >
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