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I installed Aptana 3 in ubuntu 11.04, unity and found the global menu integration is not proper. How can I have global menu support for Aptana ?

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up vote 4 down vote accepted

I found you can do the following at the command line (src:


Then start the application:


I edited the "studio3" starter script adding

as the 3rd or 4th line to make this change permanent. Make a backup before you edit "studio3", to be safe.

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@Nikhil Maybe you should reconsider what answer answered your question since this answer might how to add global menu support. – N.N. Jun 25 '11 at 21:56

Many applications don't have global menu integration yet, and chances are, you probably can't have it, at least for now. You could try filing a bug report or contacting the project devs, and state your case.

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I got it right working :) (Although not Global Menu, atleast I get all menu options)

Here is the solution

Dont forget to replace ./AptanaStudio3with ./TitaniumStudio

Here is the full script that I used,


A screenshot of my titanium studio with menu (Although not global menu, the menu options will be displayed in unity)

enter image description here

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