budgie-remix-bug-busters team mailing list archive
Mailing list archive
[Bug 1873428] Re: Launching apps with Terminal=true does not work / refers to xterm
Ok - you are referring to 20.04. The default appmenu is the grid/list
view menu - not the classic budgie desktop menu.
The Alt+F2 pop-up is from budgie-desktop.
Your issue is this: https://github.com/elementary/applications-
Its a GLIB issue - with no real resolution. Adding xterm is a
workaround, but its not something we will be doing out of the box since
having multiple terminal's in the menu is confusing.
We could in theory hard-code something for UB's tilix terminal for the
menu but that will break other distros.
I'll add the issue to the 20.04 release notes but there isn't anything
we can readily do here.
** Bug watch added: github.com/elementary/applications-menu/issues #53
** Changed in: budgie-desktop (Ubuntu)
Status: Incomplete => Invalid
You received this bug notification because you are a member of ubuntu
budgie bug busters, which is subscribed to budgie-desktop in Ubuntu.
Launching apps with Terminal=true does not work / refers to xterm
Status in budgie-desktop package in Ubuntu:
Trying to launch an app via the app launcher that is supposed to
launch in a terminal window (Terminal=true in the corresponding
.desktop file) does not work (e.g. htop, vim). An entry in journalctl
sh: 1: exec: xterm: not found
which is not installed (by default).
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 20.04
InstallationDate: Installed on 2020-04-13 (4 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu-Budgie 20.04 LTS "Focal Fossa" - Beta amd64 (20200411)
Package: budgie-desktop 10.5.1-6
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 5.4.0-24.28-generic 5.4.30
Uname: Linux 5.4.0-24-generic x86_64
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
UserGroups: adm cdrom dip lpadmin lxd plugdev sambashare sudo
To manage notifications about this bug go to: