Recently I really got into using Spacemacs and I like it a lot. With the next release this great Emacs configuration has an official logo. So I thought that it would be a good idea to use it as an Icon in Ubuntu Unity.
Figure 1: Spacemacs as an Application in Unity
If you also want to do this just create the file
with the following content:
[Desktop Entry] Name=Spacemacs GenericName=Text Editor Comment=Edit text MimeType=text/english;text/plain;text/x-makefile;text/x-c++hdr;text/x-c++src;text/x-chdr;text/x-csrc;text/x-java;text/x-moc;text/x-pascal;text/x-tcl;text/x-tex;application/x-shellscript;text/x-c;text/x-c++; Exec=emacs %F Icon=/home/cp/.emacs.d/core/banners/img/spacemacs.png Type=Application Terminal=false Categories=Development;TextEditor; StartupWMClass=Emacs
Make sure you set the Icon path to your
Edit: It was pointed out to me that putting the
~/.local/share/applications is a cleaner solution.