Bug 436484 - No menu entry created for xsane
No menu entry created for xsane
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-panel (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Ray Strode [halfline]
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-03-07 10:16 EST by Jonathan Underwood
Modified: 2008-11-26 06:20 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-11-26 06:20:55 EST
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Screenshot of menu (199.61 KB, image/png)
2008-03-07 11:13 EST, Jonathan Underwood
no flags Details
Other menu screenshit (260.55 KB, image/png)
2008-03-10 11:51 EDT, Jonathan Underwood
no flags Details

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Description Jonathan Underwood 2008-03-07 10:16:51 EST
Description of problem:
There appears to be no Gnome menu entry created for xsane.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
# rpm -qa | grep sane

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.yum install xsane
2.look for menu entry in gnome
3.find none.
Actual results:
menu entry created.

Expected results:

Additional info:
Comment 1 Nils Philippsen 2008-03-07 10:31:01 EST
For me, it's in F -> Graphics -> Scanner Tool.
Comment 2 Jonathan Underwood 2008-03-07 11:12:41 EST
Yeah, that's where I'd expect it to be from the .desktop file. However, I
promise you, it isn't there :) See attached screenshot.
Comment 3 Jonathan Underwood 2008-03-07 11:13:33 EST
Created attachment 297199 [details]
Screenshot of menu
Comment 4 Nils Philippsen 2008-03-07 11:30:42 EST
Have you modified your menus in the past? Please create a test user and check
whether the menu entry is missing there as well. Thanks.
Comment 5 Jonathan Underwood 2008-03-07 11:51:01 EST
Hm. I have never modified the menus. However, creating a test user, the menu
entry is where it should be. So not a bug with xsane, but with some component,
not sure which...
Comment 6 Nils Philippsen 2008-03-10 05:27:25 EDT
Do you have anything under ~/.config/menus?
Comment 7 Jonathan Underwood 2008-03-10 07:59:02 EDT
Nope - there's no ~/.config/menus:

$ ls ~/.config/
0install.net  MonoDevelop  Thunar            xfce4
autostart     openbox      user-dirs.dirs    xfce4-session
gtk-2.0       Terminal     user-dirs.locale
Comment 8 Nils Philippsen 2008-03-10 09:23:43 EDT
Ok, I'm about at my wit's end. Changing component to gnome-panel.
Comment 9 Ray Strode [halfline] 2008-03-10 10:21:13 EDT
what's the output of 

ls ~/.local/share/applications

Comment 10 Jonathan Underwood 2008-03-10 10:36:57 EDT
]$ ls ~/.local/share/applications
acroread-usercreated.desktop  mimeinfo.cache
defaults.list                 preferred-mail-reader.desktop
gimp-usercustom.desktop       preferred-web-browser.desktop
Comment 11 Ray Strode [halfline] 2008-03-10 10:59:41 EDT
Is it sitting in the "Other" submenu ?
Comment 12 Jonathan Underwood 2008-03-10 11:51:03 EDT
Nope. See attached screenshot.

I don't know why there is even an "Other" menu entry, either.
Comment 13 Jonathan Underwood 2008-03-10 11:51:33 EDT
Created attachment 297454 [details]
Other menu screenshit
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Comment 15 Jonathan Underwood 2008-11-26 06:20:55 EST
I haven;'t had this issue in F-9. Closing therefore.

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