Will Unity allow making custom launcher icons from
.desktop files or via menu editing system? (Right now the launcher doesn't give the option to "keep in launcher" on all programs.
For some programs I use, I have to make custom launchers or
For instance, daily blender builds are generally just folders with an executable.
In basic Gnome or KDE, I can make a new menu entry with the menu editing system. Then, I can also add it to Docky either from the menu or by dragging a
.desktop file to it. Unity launcher doesn't support drag and drop, so thats not a bug or anything, but when I open a
.desktop file, it has unpredictable results. Most time it will not have "keep in launcher". Sometime it will have a pinnable item without the
.desktop's icon, and if I pin the item to the launcher, it will not call upon the program again after closing it. I've also gotten it to just work with a
.desktop file for