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Re: [SLE] Making an application shortcut in KDE
  • From: Jostein Berntsen <jbernts@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 1 Jun 2004 12:31:07 +0200
  • Message-id: <20040601103107.GC2583@xxxxxxxx>
On 28.05.04,20:30, Matthew wrote:
> Why is it always such a pain to do in KDE?
> Program resides in its own folder, cannot be launched by a single
> command, usually have to find it and './program' how does one invoke
> this in KDE again? Link to application does not work too well, browse to
> it select it and nothing happens.
> Know there is a way, but forgotten it (and why is it not more simple?).

As root you can do:

ln -s /foldersomewhere/program /usr/local/bin/program

It should then be possible to open with Alt-F2.

- Jostein

Jostein Berntsen <jbernts@xxxxxxxxxxxx>

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