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Old 04-17-2009, 11:03 AM   #1
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Where can I find the program I downloaded?


I want to open the program called "record my desktop" I downloaded from synaptic but I am unable to locate it in the mint menu.
I assume it would have an icon or something but I can't seem to spot it. Can someone help me find where that would be?
 
Old 04-17-2009, 11:10 AM   #2
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repo@cannabis:~$ whereis recordmydesktop
recordmydesktop: /usr/bin/recordmydesktop /usr/share/man/man1/recordmydesktop.1.gz
repo@cannabis:~$

in a terminal type
Code:
recordmydesktop
it has no GUI

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Old 05-01-2009, 05:47 AM   #3
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most files usually wind up in /user/bin/
 
Old 09-05-2009, 07:53 PM   #4
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Wink Oh, yes it does

recordmydesktop does have a GUI frontend. It's called, unsurprisingly, gtk-recordmydesktop and is available through synaptic on a default install.

If the OP wants a start menu item, he shalt have one by installing gtk-recordmydesktop using synaptic. The menu item appears under the sound & video menu.
 
  


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