KDE missing menu entries
mafia_rgd at mail.ru
Fri Dec 2 22:22:33 UTC 2005
KDE menu system (XDG, legacy) seems to be complicated and all messed up.
Browsing /etc/xdg/menus/*.menu XMLs I still can't get now the menu items are
sorted. For example,
Why Amusement applications are completely missing from KDE menu? This item
has /usr/share/applications/kde/amor.desktop has
Categories=Qt;KDE;Amusement;, however it is not shown anywhere. Changing
Amusement to, for example, Utility makes it appear in menu. kteatime is
Amarok won't start when called from KDE multimedia control applet. Having
spent a week I have figured out that it's started up via a dcop start call
(seems to be so). The dcop call is performed with the app name "amarok".
However the amarok desktop application link is "fedora-amarok", thus it can't
be found and started. A workaround is to
rename /usr/share/applications/kde/fedora-amarok.desktop. Now it is started
So the question is: how do I make the lost items appear in KDE menu, without
manually adding each.
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