desktop icons in Breezy

Frank McCormick fmccormick at
Wed Oct 5 12:58:51 UTC 2005

On Wed, 05 Oct 2005 00:06:28 -0400
Andy Choens <gunksta at> wrote:

> 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 ??
> >
> >
> 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

  Neither works for me from an icon - I have the command line applet
installed and the -x works from there for gome-terminal and rxvt. But
no luck with the icon . Weird



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