kicker application buttons( may be a bug)

Georgi Ivanov joro at
Wed Jun 1 08:40:39 BST 2005

Ok. It's not a bug.
But isn't it too many ways to do one thing ?
I think the app icon should be linked to the menu entry if it is taken form 
If one drag&drop app icon from  someware else it is a different case .

On Tuesday 31 May 2005 16:56, James Richard Tyrer wrote:
> Georgi Ivanov wrote:
> > Hi list,
> >
> > Imagine the situation :
> > 1.Add application button to kicker(Firefox for example).
> > 2.Via Menu Edtor change the exec line to "aoss firefox".
> > 3.Start firefox from kicker.
> >
> > In my case the exec line is NOT updated , so it start just "firefox" not
> > "aoss firefox".
> > If i remove the app button from kicker, and add it again it is fine.
> >
> > Should i submit a bug report ot it's just me ?
> You might want to offer your comments on how (you think that) Kicker
> should work, but this isn't a bug.
> Changing the properties of a menu item with the Menu Editor will not
> change the properties of an icon on a Kicker Panel.  There are two ways
> of placing an icon for an application on a Kicker Panel, these are
> inconsistent with each other, but in both cases, once you place the item
> on the Kicker Panel, you should not consider it to be linked with the
> menu item.  To change the properties of an icon on a Kicker Panel, you
> need to right click it and select: "Properties".
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