I am running a fully updated Fedora 16 with XFCE in my VirtualBox virtual machine, and just like to know how I can edit the items in its Application Menu?

Update: I installed the program alacarte, but it refuses to start with this error:

MainWindow.py:19:<module>:ImportError: No module named gmenu

Is there anything else I can try?

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    I usually just create custom launchers on the panel and drap-drop those menu items to it. – Keith Apr 13 '12 at 22:49

Xfce 4.8 menus can be edited with a program named alacarte. lxde's lxmed can edit xfce menus also, i've never used it before so i personally can't vouch for it.

  • I installed alacarte, but it doesn't start, and have me this error "MainWindow.py:19:<module>:ImportError: No module named gmenu", what is wrong? Thanks! – hpy Apr 13 '12 at 21:11
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    hm, seems alacarte is having api problems. bug report on it here if interested: bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=734442 lxmed is another program that can edit xfce4.8 menus and seems to be recommended in the xfce wiki. – llua Apr 14 '12 at 1:26

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