As reported in BUG: 186283 , the Filter page in the configuration of the Folder View applet behaved differently from user expectation. Some of the files were shown/not being shown when the opposite was expected. This was due to a peculiarity in the design methodology employed.
This SVN Revision does two things –
- Make the user aware of the conditions required whenever the showing and hiding of icons was concerned
- Make it less likely for the user to make those mistakes by employing UI techniques.
Here is the screenshot of the new Filter page –