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sleeping beauty

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my girl try to sleep after had milk

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cun nye
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Creating Jabref launcher for Fedora Core 15

I am not sure why, Fedora Core does not include Jabref in their distro, unlike Ubuntu.

Since this is application is VERY CRUCIAL in my work, so I ease up my days by writing my own desktop shortcut file. So I have option whether to run through terminals or simply desktop.

Here goes. I am not aware if anybody else actually created this, since I cannot file any.


With you favorite editor, write an empty file, let say jabref.desktop .. locate it in your favorite place.


[Desktop Entry]
Name=Jabref
GenericName=Jabref
Exec=java -jar /home/najmi/JabRef-2.7.jar
Icon=jabref
Terminal=false
Type=Application

Change the values accordingly. Prior to that, don't forget to get the JAR file for JabRef!

Now, as you can see we have a value, Icon=Jabref. This actually points to

/usr/share/icons/hicolor/

 Now, we just have to locate them in the following places

/usr/share/icons/hicolor/48x48/apps/ /usr/share/icons/hicolor/16x16/apps/
I have created the icons, just simp…