[PlanetCCRMA] Q: How to select files in GNOME?

Jan Depner eviltwin69@cableone.net
Wed Jan 4 17:05:02 2006

On Wed, 2006-01-04 at 17:31 -0700, D. R. Evans wrote:
> Jan Depner said the following at 2006-01-04 15:04 :
> >     I missed the first parts of this thread so you may have already
> > tried this but you should be able to double click on the directory of
> > choice in the left hand menu and it should descend into the directory.
> > 
> > 
> Yeah, that's I thought was the intuitive behaviour. But when I do that 
> _absolutely nothing happens_.
> Also absolutely nothing happens if I manually enter a path in the little 
> text thingy and then press "Enter".
> So it seems like mysteriously something is broken. But how do I fix it? 
> Having got the real-time kernel to work, I really don't want to rip CCRMA 
> off the box and re-install Mandriva now.
> Everything _seems_ to be working perfectly, except for the GNOME 
> file-selection dialogues. But if they're broke, maybe other stuff is broken 
> too and I just haven't tripped over it yet.

    That's weird.  I'm running FC4/Planet CCRMA on an Athlon 64.  I
normally use KDE but I brought up GNOME and had no problems with the
file selection boxes.

Jan 'Evil Twin' Depner
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