Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 433399
kate appears in Applications -> Other
Last modified: 2008-02-27 10:22:30 EST
Description of problem:
Kate appears in the main desktop Applications menu under Other applications.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. yum install kdesdk
1. appears at Applications -> Other -> Kate
kate.desktop has "Categories=Qt;KDE;TextEditor;"
2. Kate should appear under Programming or Accessories
According to http://standards.freedesktop.org/menu-spec/latest/apa.html , the
TextEditor category should always used in conjunction with the Utility
category. We need to test if adding the Utility category doesn't break the KDE
menu though. (Currently Kate is listed under "Utilities/Editors" where it
belongs, we don't want it duped under the top-level "Utilities" menu.)
Hmm, so is this a GNOME bug then?
The spec says kate.desktop should define a primary category (such as Utility)
in addition to TextEditor (which is an additional category), but of course it
would also be possible to change redhat-menus to do something useful with the
* Wed Feb 27 2008 Rex Dieter <email@example.com> 4.0.1-2
- kate appears in Applications -> Other (#433399)