Re: Another .desktop related problem in 2.6?
- From: Bob Kashani <bobk ocf berkeley edu>
- To: garnome-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Another .desktop related problem in 2.6?
- Date: Thu, 29 Apr 2004 16:03:17 -0700
On Thu, 2004-04-29 at 11:46, Ivan Noris wrote:
> Hello all,
> I've just noticed another '.desktop' problem.
> In my $GARNOME/bin/garnome-session I have:
> export PATH LD_LIBRARY_PATH MANPATH PYTHONPATH PKG_CONFIG_PATH GDK_USE_XFT
> XDG_DATA_DIRS XDG_DATA_HOME
> exec ...
> The .desktop files on desktop are interpreted ok.
> The files in Nautilus are interpreted ok.
> When I try to change background from Desktop -> right click -> Change
> background -> choose file -> click on DESKTOP icon in the window, I see
> e.g."New login with GDM.desktop" filename.
> What am I missing? The variables are set in the garnome-session script, but
> when I look in shell:
> [vix hudson ~]$ set |grep XDG
> [vix hudson ~]$
> So, the XDG_DATA_HOME is not exported although it should.
> I'd prefer the garnome-session sets all the variables, and not user's scripts
> in his/her homedir. Is this even possible?
If you want XDG_DATA_DIRS set globally then you can put it in
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