[mojosetup] Desktop menu items!
Ole Jacob Taraldset
ojt at gexcon.com
Tue Apr 8 08:03:32 EDT 2008
I'm trying to add a desktop menu entry to my installer. Works fine under
OpenSuse 10.2, but in CentOs 5.1 there is no .local file, thus the
Is there any way to do either:
1) make the installer fail silently, and not remove the entire installation
or 2) create the necessary .local files structure
Ryan C. Gordon wrote:
> MojoSetup can now install (and uninstall) desktop menu items
> (specifically, it can put entries on gnome-panel's Applications menu,
> and whatever else xdg-utils supports). This support will eventually
> extend to the Windows "Start" bar, etc, but for now, it's just a Unix
> To use, you just make sure you install an icon with the rest of the
> game and add a Setup.DesktopMenuItem section to your config file.
> Read the new docs on it here:
> And the specific duke3d changes required for this...
> There's more to do: you can't define file extensions that should be
> mapped to your application (just mimetypes...but we don't let you map
> extensions to mimetypes yet...), you can't install new submenus,
> xdg-desktop-menu needs to be obfuscated, etc, but this is everything
> you would need for most games you'd want to ship on Linux.
> Questions and bugs: ask here.
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