Jul 20, 2023

MenuMaker is application finding and menu generation utility. It is capable of finding lots of installed programs and generating the root menu consistent across all supported X window managers, so one will get almost the same menu no matter what WM is currently used. It is pure Python application hence it runs on every relevant system.

Supported X window managers

  • BlackBox
  • Deskmenu
  • FluxBox
  • IceWM
  • OpenBox, version 3
  • PekWM
  • WindowMaker
  • XFCE, version 4

It also reads’s .desktop files.

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