- Create a
*.desktop file say as
myscript.desktop, add command parameters as you want. In this case your script commands.
See the below for more details on parameters of .desktop file.
- Test the launcher file (
myscript.desktop) by double clicking, if working fine just drag
myscript.desktop file to launcher bar.
Example : a .desktop file containing following code will launch gedit in name of "My Editor"
Name= My Editor
Comment=Edit text files
Note: you can also modify some properties of .desktop file (like command to execute) by right clicking the .desktop file and then go to properties
For a detailed guide, see here