Extending the Desktop Entry spec for static app actions

Peter Brett peter at peter-b.co.uk
Thu Nov 24 08:44:50 PST 2011

Giovanni Campagna <scampa.giovanni at gmail.com> writes:

> As part of GNOME 3.4, we expect to provide the applications with the
> ability to install custom actions within their own app launcher.
> This is something Unity has done since the first release, therefore I
> think it would be useful to agree on a common format, so that multiple
> environments could benefit from this feature.

Could you please compare and contrast your proposed approach with the
way KDE 4 implements this kind of functionality?



Peter Brett <peter at peter-b.co.uk>
Remote Sensing Research Group
Surrey Space Centre

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