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Old 09-18-2011, 02:03 PM   #1
gwaltgw
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Menu Customization


I am trying to create a menu where there is a heading with the type of application it is followed by a horizontal row of icons of the actual applications. I'm hoping for it to look something like this:

Accessories
[icon][icon][icon][icon][icon]
Games
[icon][icon][icon][icon]
Graphics
[icon][icon]
Internet
[icon][icon][icon][icon]

etc ...

Is this possible in kde, lxde, xfce, or gnome2 ???

If it is, how do you do it? I know how to add/remove menu items and sub menus but that does not accomplish what I want.

If not, how close can I get to it?

Thanks.
 
Old 09-19-2011, 09:42 PM   #2
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I've never tried to do anything like that, but I think you would have to write your own menu code.

As far as I can tell from my experience with them, the menu editors that come with those environments don't contemplate radical changes; rather they are designed to edit entries within the constraints of the existing menu format.
 
Old 09-19-2011, 10:25 PM   #3
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However, since the code for all those display managers is available for you to download, your project might be easy to get started.
 
  


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