Application menu info needed...???

Mario Vukelic mario.vukelic at
Thu May 24 20:58:00 UTC 2007

On Thu, 2007-05-24 at 20:49 -0500, Larry Shields wrote:
> I really have no idea after I had installed quite a few files, that 
> under the menu Application it shows this below...Now this is on 6.10, 
> now how do I get it to appear on 7.04...??? Like I said I do not know 
> what file had added this new menu named  Debian under the applications 
> menu...

Probably the "menu" package:

aptitude show menu
Package: menu
State: not installed
Version: 2.1.32
Priority: optional
Section: universe/admin
Maintainer: Ubuntu MOTU Developers <ubuntu-motu at>
Uncompressed Size: 1741k
Depends: libc6 (>= 2.5-0ubuntu1), libgcc1 (>= 1:4.1.1-17ubuntu1),
libstdc++6 (>= 4.1.1-17ubuntu1), dpkg (>= 1.10)
Suggests: gksu | kdebase-bin | sux
Description: generates programs menu for all menu-aware applications
 Debian menu keeps transparently the menus in the different
window-managers in sync with the list of installed programs. 
 Debian menu relies on a list of menu entries provided by programs and a
list of menu-methods provided by window-managers and other menu-aware
 Menu provides system-level and user-level configuration and overrides
for both menu entries and menu-methods.

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