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Package desktop-file-utils

Utilities for manipulating .desktop files


.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.

Version: 0.26

General Commands

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