Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1002036
.desktop in wrong category
Last modified: 2013-10-02 21:14:24 EDT
Created attachment 791321 [details]
Patch for sources
Description of problem:
All system-wide related settings, such as system-config-* or authconfig are located in System;Settings; categories. On the other hand, user related settings, such as Xfce settings, or userinfo are located in Settings; (without System;).
I consider firewall settings system-wide. The app asks for root password and the changes affect all users. Therefore is belongs to System;Settings;.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
0. Install firewall-config
2. Search it in Administration apps menu category
It is not there, instead it is in Settings category
See Firewall config in Administration apps menu category
Created attachment 791322 [details]
Patch for spec
Patch for spec to apply previously attached patch.
Also removed F17 conditions form spec, as F17 is end of life.
(In reply to Miro Hrončok from comment #0)
> All system-wide related settings, such as system-config-* or authconfig are
> located in System;Settings; categories.
Both 'System' and 'Settings' are main categories.
> I consider firewall settings system-wide. The app asks for root password and
> the changes affect all users. Therefore is belongs to System;Settings;.
The 'System;' category was removed with
When I add it back, desktop-file-validate warns that:
value "System;Settings;Security;" for key "Categories" in group "Desktop Entry" contains more than one main category; application might appear more than once in the application menu
What about ?
I believe that moves it to System submenu in the Apps menu.
If System; and Settings; are both main and shouldn't coexist, how should an app appear in Administration submenu after all?
*** Bug 1008116 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
firewalld-0.3.5-1.fc20 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 20.
firewalld-0.3.5-1.fc19 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 19.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 20 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
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firewalld-0.3.5-1.fc19 has been pushed to the Fedora 19 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
firewalld-0.3.5-1.fc20 has been pushed to the Fedora 20 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.