install-menu - Used internally by the Debian menu system. It is a program to facilitate the generate the menu-related startup files for the various window managers etc.
When __update-menus(1)? reads the menu-information, for
each installed window manager it will run
/etc/menu-methods/wm. Update-menus sends all
menu-information of all installed packages to the stdin of
those programmes, and it is the task of each respective
/etc/menu-methods/wm to generate the window-manager startup
files that contain the Debian Menu structure.
install-menu__ is written to facilitate this task. For
more information, see the menu documentation (see
Once processing starts, and translation in various languages
is requested, error messages will be printed in a `random'
language. This is due to the fact that it doesn't seem
possible to locally change the language with GNU gettext.
Fortunately nearly all errors are reported before processing
starts, so usually the messages are reported in the current
install-menu is distributed under the GNU General
Public License. (GPL 2.0 or greater).