Name in thunar-settings.desktop

Elfy ub.untu at
Wed Nov 26 21:39:39 UTC 2014

On 26/11/14 21:11, Sajan Parikh wrote:
> Sorry if this is not the right place to post this.

I'd suspect that this should be a bug.
> Can we change the 'Name' paramenter in the default 
> /usr/share/applications/thunar-settings.desktop from 'File Manager' to 
> 'File Manager Preferences'?
> When typing in "File Mana" in Whisker, two entries come up, both 
> labeled as 'File Manager' and both with the same icon, even though one 
> takes you to the preferences and the other to the actual file 
> manager.  It really hurts the common workflow of assigning 
> whisker-popup-menu to the super key, typing in a few letters, and 
> pressing enter to launch stuff.  I've launched the preferences many 
> times when I just wanted the file manager.
This being the bug ;)
> Editing the name to 'File Manager Preferences' not only makes it clear 
> that it's going to open up the preferences instead of the File 
> Manager, but it also puts the entry below the actual 'File Manager' 
> due to the way its sorted.  Allowing easier launch of the File Manager.

Not sure quite *what* it should be a bug for currently.

When you do know then you can ubuntu-bug package

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