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Re: [opensuse-factory] Re: Run apps in Leap 42.3
On 25/06/17 03:55 AM, Christian Boltz wrote:

Am Sonntag, 25. Juni 2017, 04:01:59 CEST schrieb Marco Flores:
> Aclaration, *.desktop files do work, it's only the ones pointing to a
> /home/user/bin located app that doesn't, so if myapp.desktop file
> points to a binary in /home/user/bin, will and won't work in the
> following scenarios.
> Won't work:
> exec=myapp
> Will work:
> exec=/home/user/bin/myapp

This sounds like your $PATH no longer contains ~/bin/

In a shell, you can simply check this with
echo $PATH

Maybe KDE sees another $PATH for whatever reason. To check this, write a
little script
echo $PATH > /home/user/current-path
and run it using a desktop file. Afterwards, check the content of


Christian Boltz

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