Desktop file spec improvements (was: Binary name in the desktop file)

Thiago Macieira thiago at
Sun Dec 29 05:52:24 PST 2013

On domingo, 29 de dezembro de 2013 13:35:31, Jerome Leclanche wrote:
> Yes, #3 was what I was aiming for. You brought some interesting other
> solutions to the table (all of which are backwards incompatible
> unfortunately)

Why would they be backwards incompatible? % followed by { isn't currently 
handled today, we can just define what it should be.

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