Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 980347
cannot execute link from desktop
Last modified: 2014-02-05 17:02:14 EST
Description of problem:
Creating a link to an executable application and dragging in onto desktop doesn't allow for its execution upon double click. Double click on original application executes it.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
$ rpm -qa nautilus
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Right click on you executable application of choice and select 'Make Link'
2. Drag and drop this link onto Desktop
3. Double click on link to your application
Link opened in text editor.
Original app is executable.
Link from original app is executable.
Additional packages installed: gnome-tweak-tool-3.6.1-2.fc18.noarch, alacarte-3.6.1-1.fc18.noarch
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