Ubuntu 19.04 ".desktop" no longer working!?

Gunnar Hjalmarsson gunnarhj at ubuntu.com
Wed May 29 11:34:15 UTC 2019

On 2019-05-29 12:32, Colin Law wrote:
> Ah, I think I understand now, Nautilus changed so that .desktop
> files no longer were runnable, but the shell extension reverts this,

Yes, basically.

> except it doesn't due to a bug.

It does for me, and apparently for others too. Are you experiencing the 
same problem as Thomas?

> Do we know that the new version in proposed should fix it?  I don't
> see a relevant bug (fixed or otherwise) in launchpad.

It works for me with or without that version. Can't tell exactly which 
issues it addresses.

Gunnar Hjalmarsson

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