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Just the title - are they really going to do that?

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Do you mean are they removing Nautilus, as I haven't heard anything to suggest they are. –  Adam Nov 8 '10 at 17:09
    
srsly? they dumped root login and you want to know if they are dumping file manager for non-root? sorry, it makes my head hurt. i would like to know how you thought that might be happening –  hbdgaf Nov 8 '10 at 18:19
    
Well it wasn't a suggestion by any means. I ask because using Unity shows that there is definitely a shift away from a standard file manager. Well "root" login could be an administrator/owner account. For plain user accounts, having another file manager seems superfluous. –  davbren Nov 8 '10 at 19:38
    
Oh buddy you seriosly don't want to login with the root account... and one thing is a File Manager and another completely different things is the Desktop Interface, that somehow you mixed up. –  Uri Herrera Nov 28 '11 at 15:44
    
@UriHerrera I know I don't want to login with the root account. but it seems as though nautilus is becoming less and less relevent. I really wouldn't be surprised if its not there in 13.04. –  davbren Dec 1 '11 at 15:10
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Not sure where the question came from, but no. Nautilus remains the file manager for GNOME, and Ubuntu.

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