I have installed Teamspeak onto my Ubuntu 15.10 system. Teamspeak requires a script to be ran in-order to start. How can I create a symbolic link that is a .desktop so I can open the .desktop file, and have it run the script? I have looked at a few methods, but they all seem like hotfixes. Is there a proper way to do this?
You can create a desktop file in
~/.local/share/applications, add something like the following contents:
[Desktop Entry] Name=Teamspeak Comment=Teamspeak Exec=/path/to/teamspeak.sh Icon=/path/to/teamspeak-icon.png Terminal=false Type=Application StartupNotify=true
This is included in the instructions here. I recomend you read them, but you may want to move the files to a 'hidden' location like