Desktop == home directory in FC8?

Aaron Konstam akonstam at
Fri Feb 1 20:48:15 UTC 2008

On Fri, 2008-02-01 at 11:49 -0800, wob wrote:
> Thanks for your reply. 
> >
> > I can tell you that under Gnome, your desktop folder is ~/Desktop
> >
> If you used FC8, you'll notice there's no such thing as "Desktop", 
> your desktop IS your home directory, that means all your folders, 
> files on your home directory are visible on your desktop, which is 
> annoying. I'm not talking about browser or anything else. 
That is not true. I am looking at my f8 machine and there is a ./Desktop
and all my files in my home directory do no show up on he screen.
Go 'way! You're bothering me!
Aaron Konstam telephone: (210) 656-0355 e-mail: akonstam at

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