Ubuntu – How to hide hard disk size in volume name


How to hide hard disk size in volume name?I just want to show volume name alone.

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Best Answer

This "feature" has already been reported to the nautilus team (see gnome-bugs #593405) and marked NOTABUG, however its triaged on Ubuntu so you might see this fixed in Oneiric.

How to fix it:

I made a patch that reverts the upstream commit that added this feature. You'll need a bit of console work to apply it:

  1. mkdir gvfs; cd gvfs
  2. sudo apt-get build-dep gvfs
  3. apt-get source gvfs
  4. wget https://launchpadlibrarian.net/77889392/100_remove_redundant_labels2.patch
  5. cd gvfs-*/; quilt import ../100_remove_redundant_labels2.patch
  6. dpkg-buildpackage -us -uc -rfakeroot
  7. sudo dpkg -i ../*.deb
  8. Restart your computer

After I applied the patch