Classic Gnome-Style App Menu in Ubuntu 11.10

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http://ubuntuguide.net – For those who prefer classic Gnome-style application menu, there’re two replacements in Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric: classicmenu-indicator for Unity, and app-menu-extension for Gnome Shell. 1.) In Ubuntu Unity using classicmenu-indicator This is an applet indicator in the system tray area. Ubuntu 11.10 and 11.04 user with Unity can install this by adding following untrusted ppa. Check the package from ppa:diesch/testing before. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:diesch/testing sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install classicmenu-indicator 2.) For Gnome Shell there’s a classic style app menu ext (HowTos)