Hacking the UI (Om 2008)

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Revision as of 10:01, 27 October 2008

This guide will cover modifying the main screen of the Om_2008.8 distribution and related (FDOM etc).

TODO: Merge with Customize Application Icons. MinhHaDuong 07:31, 27 October 2008 (UTC) (See: To-Do List)

Contents

Home screen

Modifying

Icon files are located under /usr/share/pixmaps.

.png extension is assumed

Any .desktop file placed in /usr/share/applications will appear on the home screen.

Example: [Desktop Entry] Encoding=UTF-8 Name=INSTALLER TryExec=assassin GenericName=Installer Comment=Assassin Openmoko Installer StartupNotify=false Exec=assassin Icon=assassin Terminal=false Type=Application Categories=PackageManager;System;Settings;Bar;

Set icons to appear in the low menu

In the above example, 'Bar;' indicates that the item will appear in the bottom menu where 'INSTALLER' sits as default. Add 'Bar;' to 'Categories' for it to appear here.

See also

Personal tools

This guide will cover modifying the main screen of the Om_2008.8 distribution and related (FDOM etc).

TODO: Merge with Customize Application Icons. MinhHaDuong 07:31, 27 October 2008 (UTC) (See: To-Do List)

Home screen

Modifying

Icon files are located under /usr/share/pixmaps.

.png extension is assumed

Any .desktop file placed in /usr/share/applications will appear on the home screen.

Example: [Desktop Entry] Encoding=UTF-8 Name=INSTALLER TryExec=assassin GenericName=Installer Comment=Assassin Openmoko Installer StartupNotify=false Exec=assassin Icon=assassin Terminal=false Type=Application Categories=PackageManager;System;Settings;Bar;

Set icons to appear in the low menu

In the above example, 'Bar;' indicates that the item will appear in the bottom menu where 'INSTALLER' sits as default. Add 'Bar;' to 'Categories' for it to appear here.

See also