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kde-menu - KDE Menu query tool.  


kde-menu [Qt-options] [KDE-options] [options] <application-id>  


kde-menu is a KDE menu query tool. It is used to find the menu in which a specific application is shown.
The --highlight option visually indicates the location of a specific application in the KDE menu.  





The id of the menu entry to locate


Output data in UTF-8 instead of local encoding
Print menu-id of the menu that contains the application
Print menu name (caption) of the menu that contains the application
Highlight the entry in the menu
Do not check if sycoca database is up to date


Generic options:

Show help about options
Show Qt specific options
Show KDE specific options
Show all options
Show author information
-v, --version
Show version information
Show license information
End of options


KDE options:

--caption <caption>
Use 'caption' as name in the titlebar
--icon <icon>
Use 'icon' as the application icon
--miniicon <icon>
Use 'icon' as the icon in the titlebar
--config <filename>
Use alternative configuration file
--dcopserver <server>
Use the DCOP Server specified by 'server'
Disable crash handler, to get core dumps
Waits for a WM_NET compatible windowmanager
--style <style>
sets the application GUI style
--geometry <geometry>
sets the client geometry of the main widget - see man X for the argument format


Qt options:

--display <displayname>
Use the X-server display 'displayname'
--session <sessionId>
Restore the application for the given 'sessionId'
Causes the application to install a private color map on an 8-bit display
--ncols <count>
Limits the number of colors allocated in the color cube on an 8-bit display, if the application is using the QApplication::ManyColor color specification
tells Qt to never grab the mouse or the keyboard
running under a debugger can cause an implicit -nograb, use -dograb to override
switches to synchronous mode for debugging
--fn, --font <fontname>
defines the application font
--bg, --background <color>
sets the default background color and an application palette (light and dark shades are calculated)
--fg, --foreground <color>
sets the default foreground color
--btn, --button <color>
sets the default button color
--name <name>
sets the application name
--title <title>
sets the application title (caption)
--visual TrueColor
forces the application to use a TrueColor visual on an 8-bit display
--inputstyle <inputstyle>
sets XIM (X Input Method) input style. Possible values are onthespot, overthespot, offthespot and root
--im <XIM server>
set XIM server
disable XIM
mirrors the whole layout of widgets



Full user documentation is available through the KDE Help Center. You can also enter the URL help:/kde-menu/ directly into konqueror or you can run `khelpcenter help:/kde-menu/' from the command-line.


Waldo Bastian <>

Please use to report bugs, do not mail the author directly.

This manual page was written by Holger Hartmann <> for the Debian Project (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.

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