Re: Help on searching application in activities overview




I believe the second Exec='s  should be Icon= .

Also the icon path should be fully qualified and the executable must be
in the user's PATH or fully qualified.  I stopped looking at your
attachments when I looked at the .desktop files.  


If you have a functional .desktop just dropping it
into /usr/share/applications works for me.

Hope this is useful.


On Mon, 2014-03-31 at 09:40 -0300, Rafael Ferreira wrote:
Hi there,

I'm packaging Novell Groupwise and Messeger for archlinux and I'm
trying to make their desktop file searchable in Activities Overview,
without success.

The installation directory is '/usr/share/applications', the packaging
instructions can be found in [1] [2] and their desktop file can be
found in [3] [4] (as well in the source tarball mentioned in [1] and

Can someone please help me make these files searchable?

Thanks in advance,
Rafael Ferreira

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