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lxshortcut: desktop entry file editor


lxshortcut - desktop entry file editor


lxshortcut [ -i input-file ] [ -o output-file ]


lxshortcut is a simple application that uses LibFM file properties dialog window to change properties of a desktop entry - icon, display name, path and arguments of execution, etc.


At least one option should be specified and if output-file isn't specified then input-file will be used to make a result - either full path or path in XDG specified user data directory for menu entries.
-i input-file, --input=input-file
use input-file as source for editing, it may be some XDG menu entry if no full path is specified or custom path to some file
-o output-file, --output=output-file
write result into output-file


lxshortcut was written by Hong Jen Yee <pcman.tw [at] gmail.com> and modified by Andriy Grytsenko <andrej [at] rep.kiev.ua>.

This manual page was written by Andriy Grytsenko <andrej [at] rep.kiev.ua>.


XDG Desktop Entry Specification