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Old 09-24-2003, 09:39 PM   #1
Creole
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Creating Shortcuts for Applications


Thanks to those who gave me clues to installing RPMs.

Thus far I've successfuly installed the latest version of Gaim and I'm trying to create a new Launcher for it in my Red Hat menu (using Gnome).

When I try to create a new Launcher, Red Hat tells me that it is an "Unsupported operation."

Any clues as to get around this? I've tried right-clicking in the Red Hat menu and gone to "Add new item to this menu" but still the same message appears.

I'm able to create a new Launcher on the desktop, but even copying/moving that Launcher to the applications:///Internet folder in the 'Start Here' folder on my desktop and still get the same "Unsupported operation" message.

Any clues?

Mr Linux No Clue.
 
Old 09-24-2003, 09:42 PM   #2
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Try this:
http://www.technocore.org/nerdCore/RedHat9Menus.php

Might be what you're lookin for.
 
  


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