Linux Box Admin: Nine Things You Should Know About Nautilus

“The Nautilus program in GNOME is not only the default file
manager, it creates and manages the desktop. While it looks simple
on the surface, there is a lot of hidden power under the shell. The
latest version of Nautilus is 2.14.0, which is included in Fedora
Core 5. That’s the one I poked with a stick.

“Nautilus has something of a colorful past. It was created by a
company called Eazel, staffed by ex-Apple programmers that wanted
to bring ease of use to the Linux desktop…”