Bug#645736: Please hide xterm and uxterm icons from the GNOME menu
Am 18.10.2011 23:17, schrieb Thomas Dickey:
well perhaps there are 3 categories of users:
a) people who intentionally use xterm (and don't mind the menus)
b) people who more/less accidentally run xterm
c) other (probably not gnome developers)
Are you addressing (b)?
I am not addressing a specific user category and I am not a gnome
developer. It is just a matter of fact that gnome (and kde, xfce and
lxde, btw) have their own well integrated terminal applications and
thus xterm should not show up as an additional alternative in the
menus *in these desktop environments*.
It may still show up in openbox, windowmaker and whatever. I am merely
suggesting to add "NotShowIn=GNOME" to the desktop files, not "NoDisplay".