No "run" menu item?

Przemysław Kulczycki przemekkulczycki at gmail.com
Sat Jul 5 12:22:05 UTC 2008


Mackenzie Morgan pisze:
> On Sat, 2008-07-05 at 00:31 +0200, Przemysław Kulczycki wrote:
>> No. This would be used to open programs that are not in the menu without 
>> having a terminal window open.
>>
>> Example: metacity or compiz crashes
>> Solution: run it again from a "run" menu item
>> Bad solution: run it from terminal - you have to keep it open because 
>> when you close it you'll close metacity/compiz/whatever you've run in it
> 
> nohup compiz --replace &
> Then close the window.  Compiz keeps going.  Works dandy.

With a simple "run" menu item the user wouldn't have to know any secret 
spells like alt+f2 or nohup.

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