kde user menus

Kevin Krammer kevin.krammer at gmx.at
Fri Jul 16 08:55:45 BST 2004

On Friday 16 July 2004 04:19, Pierre A. Fortier wrote:
> How do I make a newly installed program available in the kde menus of
> all users? I can use kmenuedit to add a new menu item for this program
> in my personal menu but what about making a menu item for all users?

Check that the application installed its .desktop file into the right 
The freedeskop.org specification says that would be a subdirectory of 
KDE before 3.2 uses KDEPREFIX/share/applnk

It should automatically appear in the menu, at least at KDE restart or fater 
running kbuildsycoca.

If it was installed by the package manager the distributions menu updater 
might have failed.


Kevin Krammer <kevin.krammer at gmx.at>
Qt/KDE Developer, Debian User
www.mrunix.de - Unix/Linux programming forum
www.qtforum.org - Qt programming forum
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: signature
URL: <http://mail.kde.org/pipermail/kde/attachments/20040716/1f489231/attachment.sig>
-------------- next part --------------
This message is from the kde mailing list.
Account management:  https://mail.kde.org/mailman/listinfo/kde.
Archives: http://lists.kde.org/.
More info: http://www.kde.org/faq.html.

More information about the kde mailing list