[CentOS] Duplicate *.desktop entries for GNOME in /usr/share/applications

Sat Aug 13 14:22:06 UTC 2016
Liam O'Toole <liam.p.otoole at gmail.com>

On 2016-08-13, Nicolas Kovacs
<info at microlinux.fr> wrote:
> Hi,
> Today I noticed something strange. There seem to be a series of
> duplicate desktop menu entries in /usr/share/applications.
> Example: gedit.desktop and org.gnome.gedit.desktop
> Other example: nautilus.desktop and org.gnome.Nautilus.desktop
> This is annoying, since I usually edit some custom menu entries for my
> users. Now, if I edit both files for a single application, I end up
> with duplicate menu entries.
> Any suggestions?
> Cheers,
> Niki

Do the duplicate entries contain the same 'Exec=' line?