request for a GPE Registered Category

Stanislav Brabec sbrabec at
Mon Apr 28 08:47:52 PDT 2008

Brian J. Tarricone wrote:
> Stanislav Brabec wrote:
> > Off topic: Why ROX and XFCE are registered only for OnlyShowIn and not
> > for Categories? Is it a mistake or intention?
> No idea about intentions, but we usually just put 'X-XFCE' in our 
> .desktop files... to my knowledge our menu system is the only one
> matching off that key (I display GenericName instead of Name for 'xfce 
> native' applications), so it really doesn't matter to me all that much...

Now you should use:

Note the difference: "X-XFCE" in Categories and "XFCE" in OnlyShowIn.

It would be good to make it consistent.

Best Regards / S pozdravem,

Stanislav Brabec
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