Re: [dwm] Getting a List of Installed Applications in System

From: pancake <>
Date: Fri, 24 Oct 2008 17:29:49 +0200

dmenu? dzen?

you should prepare this list by yourself or by just parsing the .desktop

Amit Uttamchandani wrote:
> Hey guys,
> I recently introduced my friend to DWM. He was using KDE before that.
> He was very happy and surprised about the speed of DWM. Now, the
> question he had was is there some sort of application menu that lists
> all the installed apps? Like the kicker for KDE or its similar
> GNOME/Fluxbox counterpart?
> I did not have an answer for him...I did a search on aptitude but the
> only thing I found was the debian 'menu' package but I am not sure how
> to use that.
> Any ideas?
> Thanks,
> Amit
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