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[SCIDE] Fix duplicate icons in Gnome3 dock #3380
On Gnome3, we get duplicate SC-IDE icons in the left-hand side "Favorites" dock. This only happens when SCIDE is pinned to the dock and then launched. I found the solution here:
Basically, the .desktop file needs to have a field called
This seems to also fix #2646 as a side-effect.
I also made a few additions and changes to the .desktop file based on what I read on the freedesktop.org site.
Good to know! Don't bother installing Gnome just for this. It's in the repos, but it's a major addition in terms of packages.
It would be nice to know in which menu categories the IDE ends up in with these changes. Should be in a Audio/Video related category, as well as Development/IDE type category.
The wording was corrected as suggested by @telephon and @snapppizz