Desktop setting does not remove all of the desktop icons despite default icons in desktop settings being unchecked

Bug #1046662 reported by warren
This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
xfdesktop4 (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

1) Xubuntu 12.10 i386 daily build 9-5-2012
2) xfdesktop4 4.10.0
3) I exptected all icons to be removed from desktop when the default icons are unchecked in desktop settings.
4) Several of the desktop icons remain on the desktop despite being unchecked in the desktop settings /default icons.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.10
Package: xfdesktop4 4.10.0-1ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.5.0-13.14-generic 3.5.3
Uname: Linux 3.5.0-13-generic i686
ApportVersion: 2.5.1-0ubuntu4
Architecture: i386
CasperVersion: 1.321
Date: Wed Sep 5 23:44:55 2012
LiveMediaBuild: Xubuntu 12.10 "Quantal Quetzal" - Alpha i386 (20120905.1)
 PATH=(custom, no user)
SourcePackage: xfdesktop4
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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warren (wkclemmons) wrote :
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Ubuntu QA Website (ubuntuqa) wrote :

This bug has been reported on the Ubuntu ISO testing tracker.

A list of all reports related to this bug can be found here:

tags: added: iso-testing
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Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in xfdesktop4 (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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Elfy (elfy) wrote :

I wonder if this is tied up with the dual drives being seen in thunar -

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Thaddaeus Tintenfisch (thad-fisch-deactivatedaccount) wrote :

Does this bug affect currently supported Xubuntu releases?

Changed in xfdesktop4 (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Incomplete
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Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

[Expired for xfdesktop4 (Ubuntu) because there has been no activity for 60 days.]

Changed in xfdesktop4 (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Expired
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