Re: Create Launcher option disappears...
While that command works, it is insufficient in the vanilla 11.10 install because it uses a gnome-panel binary that does not exist in your install. I know because I ran into this myself.
You can either install gnome-panel, or if you want the ability to display and edit the menus using the former Ubuntu look and feel, you should install alacarte.
You can find either using the Ubuntu Software Center.
Ubuntu 15.04 Mate, Mint 17.1; MS Win 8.1, Win10 TP.
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