f20 - gedit

Edward M edwardm1 at live.com
Fri Dec 20 02:02:35 UTC 2013


On Thu, 19 Dec 2013 10:07:01 +0200
Ahmad Samir <ahmadsamir3891 at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 18 December 2013 20:42, bitlord <bitlord0xff at gmail.com> wrote:
> > On Wed, 2013-12-18 at 12:49 -0500, Robert Moskowitz wrote:
> >> Well here comes the questions on 'where is it now'.  Of course
> >> since I skipped f18 & f19, these may be 'old' issues....
> >>
> >> So with gedit, where 'preferences'?  I need to turn off line wrap
> >> so I can use it to edit various config files.  Meanwhile, back to
> >> vi.
> >>
> >>
> > It uses appmenu in gnome-shell
> > https://wiki.gnome.org/Projects/GnomeShell/Design/Whiteboards/AppMenu
> > (just as example), but probably should have some fallback solution
> > on NONgnome-shell desktops
> >
> 
> AppMenu is only used when running under GNOME, when using any other DE
> it's not used.
> 
> FWIW, you can get the old behaviour back under GNOME by editing the
> 'org.gnome.settings-daemon.plugins.xsettings overrides' key:
> 
> gsettings set org.gnome.settings-daemon.plugins.xsettings overrides
> "{'Gtk/ShellShowsAppMenu': <0>}"
> 
> 
> In some apps like gedit this should make the AppMenu contain only on
> entry "Quit", and Preferences and About are moved back to their place
> in the main gedit window. 


Confirm
used dconf-editor instead to set the overrides and now those entries 
appear within gedit. 


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