[Lazarus] Just installed fpc/lazarus from sources on Ubuntu 20, cannot find desktop file

Bo Berglund bo.berglund at gmail.com
Mon Nov 22 23:59:47 CET 2021

On Tue, 23 Nov 2021 00:45:05 +0300, Mehmet Erol Sanliturk via lazarus
<lazarus at lists.lazarus-ide.org> wrote:

>Please search the following phrase in Google :
>adding an entry into cinnamon main menu

OK, I have installed Lazarus on many systems before and all of these (both
Raspberry Pi and PC Linux had the user desktop files located where I put this
one, i.e. inside $HOME.

Apparently not so with Ubuntu Cinnamon....

Copied it over to /usr/share/applications/ and then it worked as expected.

Bo Berglund
Developer in Sweden

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