I'm trying to run an executable (testdisk) but double click doesn't work. The only way is to run:
from terminal. But I'd like to open executables with double click in future. How can I do this?
Right click on the file ,and check the Allow executing file as program button in permission tab
Then Double click on the file and choose run or run in terminal(If it is a console application )
This wont work if program need root permission
To run an application by double clicking it's icon we have to define a
The minimal content of such a file may be similar to the following:
Save this file on the desired location and give it
Side note: it is not really a good idea to run your example application Testdisk by a double click from the GUI.
Open the file manager or nautilus.