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Desktop Environments

So with my recent downtime, I’ve had time on my hands to “nerd out” again. In my prior years, previous to wife and kid I spent large amounts of time exploring computers. 501 more words


XFCE 4.12 is out

UbuntuPortal has the details for upgrading xubuntu 14.04 or 14.10 to the latest and greatest xfce, version 4.12.

I am swamped at the moment and running 14.04 on my laptop. 12 more words


Custom xdg user directories

I do not particularly like the standard folders that are automatically created in my $HOME. I used to just delete them and then set emblems on my own folders in XFCE. 122 more words


Conky & Xfce

To get transparency with conky in xfce, I had to go to Menu>Settings>Window Manager Tweeks>Compositor, then put a tick next to Enable Display Composting.

I then altered the .conkyrc file. 49 more words


Customize XFCE and Test Drive QGIS, GRASS, and SAGA GIS on FreeBSD

You can make a few customizations to make XFCE more visually appealing and easier to work with.

  • Auto-hide Launcher panel at the bottom of screen. Right-click anywhere on the panel and go to “Panel -> Panel Preferences…” (figure 67).
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remote Xfce4 desktop on ArchLinux

Hi everybody!

Few weeks ago I installed Arch linux on my RaspberryPI, to try this particular distro. ArchLinux is a “nerd” distro of Linux, where you must setup every single part that you need to use. 308 more words