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    Question [SOLVED] Add a program to Start menu ( Suse 11.0)


    I developed the software which works fine. But i want to add that program into Start menu. I am using the Suse 11.0 and gnome and Kde desktop. How to add my program into start menu by using c language. Or else already any available shell command there??? Help me......

    Advance thanks....

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    Linux Guru gogalthorp's Avatar
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    Oct 2006
    West (by God) Virginia
    I believe that the RPM package defines where and if a program is added to the menu when installing.

    To add a program manually right click the open menu and select edit menu editor.

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    Ya Obviously rpm can define where to put the files. But i really don't know which location i suppose to add in order to make in Start menu???

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    Join Date
    May 2004
    arch linux
    It should wind up in the correct place within the menu if you create a .desktop file for it and install it with the app:

    Desktop Entry Specification

    Hope I understood correctly and that is what you are asking.

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    Ya i got it... Thanks for your help

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