What happened to right click, run?

Ralf Mardorf ralf.mardorf at alice-dsl.net
Thu Sep 10 11:16:22 CEST 2015

On Thu, 10 Sep 2015 11:01:33 +0200, Ralf Mardorf wrote:
>On Thu, 10 Sep 2015 01:46:17 -0700, ToddAndMargo wrote:  
>>On 09/10/2015 01:29 AM, Ralf Mardorf wrote:  
>>> On Thu, 10 Sep 2015 01:08:38 -0700, ToddAndMargo wrote:  
>>>> I use to be able a long, long time ago to right click on
>>>> a blank area of the desktop, and select "run".  
>>> I don't have access to Xfce now. Thunar handle the desktop and IIRC
>>> you can add custom actions. Open Thunar and search the menus,
>>> somewhere should be a menu entry to add an action.  
>>Found it, but I am not sure how to do a "run"  
>I don't know how to use this menu option, but the command you need for
>the action likely is
>  xfce4-appfinder -c  

No, seemingly its something named

this is at least what the shortcut seems to use, regarding

$ ls -hog /usr/bin/xfrun4 
lrwxrwxrwx 1 15 May  7 07:55 /usr/bin/xfrun4 -> xfce4-appfinder


So you could use
  xfce4-appfinder -c
  xfrun -c
since it's just a link.

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