slingshot-launcher(1) Application launcher for Pantheon


Slingshot is an application launcher for Pantheon, written in Vala and utilizing GTK+ and Cairo. It features an optional category view and fast application search that uses Synapse as a back-end.


slingshot-launcher [OPTION...]


-h, --help
Show help message and exit
-v, --version
Print version info and exit
-s, --silent
Launch Slingshot as a background process without it appearing visually
-c, --command-mode
Not implemented yet
X display to use


Slingshot was written by Maxwell Barvian <[email protected]>, Giulio Collura <[email protected]>, Andrea Basso <[email protected]>, Akshay Shekher <[email protected]> et al.

This manual page was written by Sergey "Shnatsel" Davidoff <[email protected]>, for the Debian project (but may be used by others).