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[manjaro] XFCE theme looks strange after an update

Manjaro had a major update at the end of April 2016 and after that my XFCE theme looked very strange.

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Using the Super Key in Xfce

One of the restrictions in Xfce is that you can’t use a key as both a shortcut key and a key modifier. I have often seen questions about this particularly as regards the Super (aka Win) key. 328 more words


Xubuntu Woes

My Happy Feet time with Xubuntu 15.10 ended. In addition to my Xfce wish list, a few additional paper cuts wore me down.

Xubuntu seems to struggle with wireless. 346 more words


Installing Debian/XFCE (Linux) on Dell XPS 13 9350

Well, this is off topic for the theme of the blog, but I felt the urge to record an expurgated version of my recent installation of Linux on a new Dell XPS 13 (9350), for the potential edification of the populace.  1,399 more words


Road to Xfce 4.14

It is rare that there is a post on the Xfce blog so when there is it is worth taking notice. Today there was a status report on the Xfce development. 111 more words


Thunar: do not execute shell script files

Every time I need to open a shell script file that is executable (typically a SlackBuild), I right click on it in Thunar and select my editor from the… 405 more words


Update to the Touchpad Script

Some time ago I posted a script that turned the touchpad on and off as needed. This script disabled the touchpad when I using a mouse. 38 more words