Packaging guidelines related to .desktop files

Vincent Untz vuntz at
Thu Mar 20 09:16:37 PDT 2008

Le jeudi 20 mars 2008, à 12:03 -0400, Jesse Keating a écrit :
> On Thu, 2008-03-20 at 17:00 +0100, Vincent Untz wrote:
> > 
> > I just fixed some errors in the openSUSE packaging guidelines about
> > .desktop files. Last year, I also reported an error in the example
> > .desktop file used for the Fedora packaging guidelines.
> > 
> > Since I'm more or less maintaining the spec about .desktop files, I'm
> > willing to review guidelines of other distros related to this to be sure
> > they're all fine :-) Just tell me where I can find the relevant document
> > for your distro.
> > 
> > It might also make sense to have links to all the distros guidelines on
> > a wiki page, so similar checks can easily be made in the future.
> Can you point me to the bug on the Fedora side of things?

I think I contacted Tom Callaway directly and he fixed it. Can't link to
the change in the wiki since I can't access it right now.

Sorry for not being clearer in my original mail :-)


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