View Full Version : [ubuntu] desktop background disappears when i turn off icons

January 12th, 2009, 04:45 PM
like the title says. how can i fix it? here are pics to help

icons enabled
http://img255.imageshack.us/img255/6371/desktop1wp2.th.jpg (http://img255.imageshack.us/my.php?image=desktop1wp2.jpg)

icons disabled
http://img205.imageshack.us/img205/6641/desktop2pl0.th.jpg (http://img205.imageshack.us/my.php?image=desktop2pl0.jpg)

Magical Tiger
September 12th, 2009, 05:21 PM
What are you using to turn off the icons? I use the following and it works:
gconftool-2 --type bool --set /apps/nautilus/preferences/show_desktop false
PS: Sorry for the late reply