Proposal for ExecComment field inside .desktop files
dfaure at trolltech.com
Thu Nov 24 11:15:44 PST 2005
On Sunday 13 November 2005 15:59, milosz derezynski wrote:
> Hey Everyone,
> I'd like to propose an addition to the .desktop file spec.
> My proposal is a key of the name "ExecComment" in the main [Desktop]
> First just an example:
> [Desktop Entry]
> Comment=Play music
> ExecComment=Play File
> The intention of this is so file managers can show instead of (using
> Nautilus as example here now):
> [GTK STOCK OPEN] Open with BMPx...
> something like:
> [BMPx ICON] BMPx (Play File)
Seems sensible to me.
(Can't see the relation with the icon though, you could already show the proper icon :)
David Faure, faure at kde.org, sponsored by Trolltech to work on KDE,
Konqueror (http://www.konqueror.org), and KOffice (http://www.koffice.org).
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