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Re: needs=vc as menu field useful and needed?

On Thu, Aug 02, 2007 at 04:12:20PM +0200, Nico Golde wrote:
> Hi,
> I recently stumbled upon the needs="vc" field for debian menu 
> files.
> The menu manual says the following about them:
>      3.   `vc': if it runs under a linux virtual console but not under a X
>           terminal emulator.
> Currently we have 27 _programs_ using this special field. I asked myself why
> a user wants to have a program that can't run under no circumstances under X
> in a menu under X.

Try installing pdmenu

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