[Slackbuilds-users] Avidemux

King Beowulf kingbeowulf at gmail.com
Sun Feb 12 21:59:50 UTC 2012

I vote for leaving the desktop files generic ie not DE dependent and
add a switch to the slackbuild as to whether to install the Qt vs GTK
version. That should allow compatibility with all sorts of wm and/or

On 2/12/12, Robby Workman <rworkman at slackbuilds.org> wrote:
> On Sat, 14 Jan 2012 07:34:01 +0500
> Ozan Türkyılmaz <ozan.turkyilmaz at gmail.com> wrote:
>> 2012/1/13 Niklas Nille Åkerström <nille.kungen at gmail.com>:
>> > I updated avidemux to version 2.5.6 but i got one thing that i like
>> > your opinion about.
>> > The build makes 2 desktop files Qt and gtk  should i leave it like
>> > this? Or should only the Qt one be used in KDE and gtk elsewhere?
>> > This would be done with the options OnlyShownIn=KDE; and
>> > NotShowIn=KDE; in the desktop files.
>> I support this as both GUIs are pretty much same expect the library
>> they use.
> Not too terribly long ago, I would have supported this, but I'm not
> so sure now.  See, there's recently a non-KDE-but-built-on-QT DE
> out there called razorqt, and I think those users would prefer to
> use the Qt-linked avidemux.  I know the desktop files can take
> multiple values to the OnlyShowIn and/or NotShowIn variables, but
> razorqt doesn't seem "registered" (whatever that means).  It's
> probably a simple-ish fix, but my give-a-damn just hit empty. :)
> All that said, it's ultimately your call.
> -RW

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