On 4 Aug 2008, at 11:30, Tony Crockford wrote:
I re-created the symbolic link (from the help menu)
mate . works fine (in a sensible directory) but still goes
unresponsive if I invoke it at /~ (which is probably a daft idea!)
it did eventually open my home folder, so it is working fine
fix (?) confirmed. "mate folder" works again for me.