← Back to team overview

desktop-packages team mailing list archive

[Bug 1537606] Re: Changing icon sizes causes desktop icon sizes to change too


Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make
Ubuntu better. The issue you are reporting is an upstream one and it
would be nice if somebody having it could send the bug to the developers
of the software by following the instructions at
https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Bugs/Upstream/GNOME. If you have done so, please
tell us the number of the upstream bug (or the link), so we can add a
bugwatch that will inform us about its status. Thanks in advance.

** Changed in: nautilus (Ubuntu)
   Importance: Undecided => Wishlist

You received this bug notification because you are a member of Desktop
Packages, which is subscribed to nautilus in Ubuntu.

  Changing icon sizes causes desktop icon sizes to change too

Status in nautilus package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  Changing the icon size in nautilus (ctrl-+ or ctrl--) causes the size
  of icons on the desktop to change too. No GUI method to change icon
  sizes on desktop alone.

  Expected behavior: size of icons on desktop does not change
  Actual behavior: size of icons on desktop scales along with icons in nautilus 

  release: 16.04 
  icon theme: numix-circle

  ProblemType: Bug
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 16.04
  Package: nautilus 1:3.18.4-0ubuntu1
  Uname: Linux 4.4.0-040400-generic x86_64
  ApportVersion: 2.19.3-0ubuntu3
  Architecture: amd64
  CurrentDesktop: Unity
  Date: Sun Jan 24 21:01:42 2016
  ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/nautilus
   b'org.gnome.nautilus.window-state' b'sidebar-width' b'267'
   b'org.gnome.nautilus.window-state' b'geometry' b"'960x1056+960+24'"
   b'org.gnome.nautilus.icon-view' b'default-zoom-level' b"'standard'"
   b'org.gnome.nautilus.list-view' b'default-visible-columns' b"['name', 'size', 'type', 'owner', 'group', 'permissions', 'date_modified']"
  InstallationDate: Installed on 2015-12-24 (31 days ago)
  InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS "Xenial Xerus" - Alpha amd64 (20151209)
   PATH=(custom, user)
  SourcePackage: nautilus
  UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

To manage notifications about this bug go to: