Sections and Keys should be case insensitive in the Nautilus Terminal 1.0 configuration

Bug #878540 reported by heynnema on 2011-10-19
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Nautilus Terminal

Bug Description

I changed the term_height and visible flags, restart Nautilus, and NT doesn't see my .conf changes at all. I wanted 7 lines, and not visible.

Fabien LOISON (flozz) wrote :

Put this in the file "~/.nautilus-terminal":


then you may have to restart nautilus:

nautilus -q

Does it work?

heynnema (heynnema) wrote :

Hello Fabien!

I used the .nautilus-terminal template that you suggested, changed the values, restarted nautilus, and no change was observed. I'm using 11.10 with the Unity interface. Here's the template that I used...

#The terminal height (lines)
#The terminal default visibility in new windows? (1: Visible, 0: Hidden)
#The terminal position (1: Top, 0: Bottom)
#NOTE: it's not recommended to put the terminal on the bottom

#The shell to use (Nautilus Terminal use the user's defined shell by default)

Cheers, Al

Fabien LOISON (flozz) wrote :

hum... strange... It works for me :/

What is the output of the following commands ?

    $ killall nautilus
    $ nautilus --no-desktop

heynnema (heynnema) wrote :

alheynneman@ubuntu:~$ killall nautilus
alheynneman@ubuntu:~$ nautilus --no-desktop
** (nautilus:6990): DEBUG: SyncDaemon already running, initializing SyncdaemonDaemon object
Initializing nautilus-gdu extension
[Nautilus Terminal] I: Initializing the Nautilus extension
Initializing nautilus-open-terminal extension
sys:1: Warning: g_value_get_object: assertion `G_VALUE_HOLDS_OBJECT (value)' failed

--- Hash table keys for warning below:
--> inode/directory
--> Al Heynneman
--> alheynneman
--> l2053

(nautilus:6990): Eel-WARNING **: "unique eel_ref_str" hash table still has 4 elements at quit time (keys above)

--- Hash table keys for warning below:
--> file:///home/alheynneman/Documents
--> smb://meow_nas/sh_alheynneman/
--> file:///home
--> file:///home/alheynneman
--> smb://meow_nas/public/

(nautilus:6990): Eel-WARNING **: "nautilus-directory.c: directories" hash table still has 5 elements at quit time (keys above)
Shutting down nautilus-open-terminal extension
Shutting down nautilus-gdu extension

heynnema (heynnema) wrote :

Any updates?

Fabien LOISON (flozz) wrote :

no... There is no error in your log and the configuration works for me :(

Devin Lane (t-devin) wrote :

I had the same issue, but for me it was due to the fact that I got my config from here: The sections in that example were capitalized, which didn't work. After I changed the section names to be all lower-case, nautilus-terminal read in the settings as expected.

@heynnema, if you want to debug this further, the python script at /usr/share/nautilus-python/extensions/ is pretty easy to insert print statements into to figure out what's going on.

Fabien LOISON (flozz) wrote :

The section/key should be case insensitive... I will fix that...

Changed in nautilus-terminal:
assignee: nobody → Fabien LOISON (flozz)
importance: Undecided → Low
milestone: none → 1.1
status: New → Confirmed
summary: - Nautilus Terminal 1.0 doesn't respect .conf settings
+ Sections and Keys should be case insensitive in the Nautilus Terminal
+ 1.0 configuration
Fabien LOISON (flozz) on 2015-08-02
Changed in nautilus-terminal:
status: Confirmed → Fix Committed
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