Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 235987
Gnome 2.16 in RHEL5 doesn't display Link-type desktop entries in the gnome menu
Last modified: 2014-06-03 08:37:37 EDT
Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
How reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create this desktop entry in both ~/Desktop and /usr/share/applications
2. Create a menu config to include a shortcut to this item (note that it doesn't
have any categories.
It's displayed as a desktop shortcut, but not in the menu
To be displayed in the gnome-menu
It work in RHEL 4.4 (Gnome 2.8). See
http://jira.jboss.com/jira/browse/JBINSTALL-276 for a sample desktop entry.
*** Bug 235988 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
This bug/component is not included in scope for RHEL-5.11.0 which is the last RHEL5 minor release. This Bugzilla will soon be CLOSED as WONTFIX (at the end of RHEL5.11 development phase (Apr 22, 2014)). Please contact your account manager or support representative in case you need to escalate this bug.
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