Launchpad Integration with the deskop: thoughts?
jeff.waugh at ubuntu.com
Wed Feb 9 14:40:26 CST 2005
<quote who="Matt Zimmerman">
> > > Does this sound sane?
> > Yes, this is what we agreed on at Mataró. ;-)
> The problem is that we need a way to look up the launchpad name for the
> application. This is not the same as the package name, nor the name
> passed to gnome_about_new (which is localized anyway).
> I don't see an obvious way to do this without changing the library API
> incompatibly (to add a parameter to the function), which seems like a very
> bad idea.
> Any better ideas?
Add the Launchpad to the application metadata file (ie. the .desktop file).
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