desktop icons in Breezy

Andy Choens gunksta at
Wed Oct 5 04:06:28 UTC 2005

On 10/4/05, Frank McCormick <fmccormick at> wrote:
> I am trying to put an icon om my desktop for Python -
> I have tried "/usr/bin/rxvt-xterm -e /usr/bin/python" and many other
> variations but none works.
> If i bring up a terminal and type python or python2.4 it works. Why
> won't it work from an icon on the DT ??
> Cheers
> Frank
i don't use/havw rxvt on machine, but this works for me. I think you are
using -e where you want -x.

gnome-terminal -x python

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