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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


Quick Update

First, there’s a new stable release of xfdesktop and xfce4-power-manager out.

Xfce4-power-manager in git master has been ported to Gtk3. Lots of work by Simon and Peter on this! 127 more words


Graphics and Croutons

Oh boy I’ve had a busy couple of days! Awhile back, I think I mentioned this, I installed xfce linux over top my chrome os. I used crouton and I actually much prefer this to a dual boot since I can switch back and forth at any time with just a few buttons and everything stays put as it was. 235 more words


Review #9: Xubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have a plan to switch from Ubuntu to Xubuntu soon. I’ve been using Xfce as my default DE on Ubuntu for abut 1,5 years, and from my experience, using Ubuntu with Xfce makes my system faster and improves my battery usage. 682 more words


set the desktop wallpaper under Xfce4

You use the Xfce4 desktop environment (e.g. with Manjaro), and you want to change the desktop wallpaper from the command line.

Get the path of the current wallpaper: 128 more words