Bug 1570240 - Installing Slingshot-launcher with dnf does not install an executable binary.
Summary: Installing Slingshot-launcher with dnf does not install an executable binary.
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Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: slingshot-launcher
Version: 27
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
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low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Fabio Valentini
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2018-04-21 03:45 UTC by Jason
Modified: 2018-04-21 09:26 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2018-04-21 09:26:09 UTC
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Description Jason 2018-04-21 03:45:19 UTC
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Steps to Reproduce:
1. install slingshot-launcher with `dnf install slingshot-launcher` (This is done from a clean installation of Fedora.
2. attempt to start slinghshot-launcher from commandline with the command `slingshot-launcher`.

Actual results: 
bash: slingshot-launcher: command not found...

Expected results:
Slingshot-launcher begins.

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Comment 1 Fabio Valentini 2018-04-21 09:26:09 UTC
This is expected, as slingshot has been converted from an executable to a wingpanel indicator about 2 years ago (for elementaryOS loki).

So, the slingshot-launcher package now only contains a wingpanel plugin, but no standalone executable.


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