Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. Join them; it only takes a minute:

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

In a review for my click package, the message contained this bit:


What do I bear in mind to fix it?

share|improve this question
up vote 2 down vote accepted

Error messages like this can sometimes look like the following:

"absolute path '/usr/bin/qmlscene -I ./modules/ ./app/saucybacon.qml' for Exec given in .desktop file.",

It's important that you don't use absolute paths because

  1. they can change
  2. you might be relying on somethign that is available locally on your development machine and not on the actual device.
share|improve this answer

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.