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Re: Fwd: 10.10 Beta1 2 Bugs: Desktop Icon Placement


On Fri, 10 Sep 2010 09:16:59 -0400
Pierre Yahoo <pierrewinnipeg@xxxxxxxx> wrote:

> After a few reboots the desktop icons moved 3 inches down 
> and one to the right without apparent reason but seemed to 
> be related with changes in Openbox set-up.  Similar problem 
> in Lucid (moved 4 inches down).
> Most people prefer to have them lined up left and top and 
> place opened windows on the right to keep access to short-cut.
> Hope you can solve the problem.  It is a dis-function and 
> annoyance and makes one of the best Linux distro look much 
> less than it is.
There’s been quite a bit of discussion about the desktop icons and the best way forward. You can read about some of it in this thread:

Steve Cook (Yorvyk)