.desktop files are used to describe an application for inclusion in GNOME or KDE menus. This package contains desktop-file-validate which checks whether a .desktop file complies with the specification at www.freedesktop.org/standards/, and desktop-file-install which installs a desktop file to the standard directory, optionally fixing it up in the process.
|desktop-file-edit||alias for desktop-file-install|
|desktop-file-install||Installation and edition of desktop files|
|desktop-file-validate||Validate desktop entry files|
|update-desktop-database||Build cache database of MIME types handled by desktop files|