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Old 08-17-2009, 01:40 PM   #1
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manual for .desktop files


Hi guys,

I would like to know how to create icons in linux for my programs (not soft links). I have seen this [program].desktop files and would like to learn how to do them.

Any pointers on where I can read about this?
Thanks!
 
Old 08-17-2009, 01:56 PM   #2
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Icons on the desktop depend on the Windowmanager. Please post, which WM you're using.

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Old 08-17-2009, 01:57 PM   #3
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I am using KDE... havent tried others yet.
 
Old 08-17-2009, 02:00 PM   #4
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I think this is what you are looking for: http://standards.freedesktop.org/des...y-spec/latest/
 
Old 08-17-2009, 03:28 PM   #5
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I think this is what you are looking for: http://standards.freedesktop.org/des...y-spec/latest/
Its exactly what i was lurking for.

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