"The Alacarte menu editor is one of the major additions in GNOME
2.16. Already previously available in Ubuntu and other
distributions, Alacarte adds a degree of customization that has
been generally lacking since GNOME dropped its previous menu editor
more than five years ago during the early 2.x releases.
"Running Alacarte through its paces using the Ubuntu 6.10 alpha
release, I found it a welcome addition to the GNOME desktop, but it
is weakened by inconsistent positioning of new menu items and
several behavioral flaws..."