Proper way to create a launcher for an LXC or ssh remote app?

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http://askubuntu.com – I created a Unity launcher for an Eclipse-based IDE. This worked nicely; I could launch the IDE and/or switch to it with Meta-5 and all was good. Then I wanted to upgrade to 13.04, but the builds must continue in a 12.04 environment, so I upgraded the primary OS, and created a Linux Container (LXC) for 12.04, and installed the IDE inside that. This works nicely also; I can run the IDE, and develop, as before, with no problems. But the launcher doesn't work so well. :-( I modified my old lanucher so that it now runs the command like this: ssh -X /path/to/IDE This does work, the (HowTos)