.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
http://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-install The desktop-file-install program is a tool to install, and optionally edit, desktop files. The desktop-file-edit program is a tool to edit a desktop file. They... desktop-file-validate The desktop-file-validate program is a tool to validate desktop entry files according to the Desktop Entry specification 1.1. The specification describes a file... update-desktop-database The update-desktop-database program is a tool to build a cache database of the MIME types handled by desktop files. The cache database contains the list of MIME...