The Ubuntu App Showdown is already one week in. After one week of development, the menu editor MenuLibre has seen significant progress and is coming along nicely.
UPDATED: Two weeks into the Ubuntu App Showdown and MenuLibre is very nearly finished. A lot has changed in just one week, including a new, powerful breadcrumb navigation. See the updated screenshots below!
Why a menu editor? The current offering, Alacarte, is buggy and doesn’t quite meet the needs of any Ubuntu project. Unity’s quicklists are one of its greatest assets, yet there is no way to edit them (except manually) or with external applications. For the lightweight distributions, Alacarte is a headache because of it’s heavy GNOME requirements. MenuLibre seeks to satisfy all camps. Continue on for some screenshots!
Well, what do you think? Have any criticisms, suggestions, or comments… or are you just really excited to see this thing coming to life? Let me know in the comments!