FS#73770 - desktop files for gvim

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Guoyi (malacology) - Sunday, 13 February 2022, 11:57 GMT
Last edited by Toolybird (Toolybird) - Tuesday, 30 May 2023, 04:00 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Levente Polyak (anthraxx)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 1
Private No


vim.desktop is useless for gvim
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Closed by  Toolybird (Toolybird)
Tuesday, 30 May 2023, 04:00 GMT
Reason for closing:  Not a bug
Additional comments about closing:  See comments
Comment by Toolybird (Toolybird) - Tuesday, 30 May 2023, 04:00 GMT
It's not useless. .desktop files have uses other than just menus. Please see  FS#53431  for why it's there. Also note that gvim provides vim. Seeing as this file comes from upstream, if there's a problem with this particular .desktop file, you'll need to report it there.