Opened 7 years ago

Closed 6 years ago

#793 closed defect (fixed)

Replacing fluxbox with XFCE4.6 Desktop Environment

Reported by: mmludin08 Owned by: Mobeen
Priority: major Milestone: 3.3.0
Component: Both Version:
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Estimated Hours: 0 Total Hours: 0.50

Description

Its lightweight but still more user friendly, and to reduce technical issue for young BCCD users.

Change History (14)

comment:1 Changed 7 years ago by mmludin08

In 4098:

#793 replacing fluxbox with XFCE4

comment:2 Changed 7 years ago by mmludin08

In 4140:

#793 - Updated logo file, and merged trunk software changes for XSEDE13

comment:3 Changed 7 years ago by skylar

In 4183:

merging in mobeen's bccd-xfce4 (#793)

comment:4 Changed 7 years ago by mmludin08

For squeeze xfce4 packages

-http://packages.debian.org/squeeze/xfce4

Useful info on XFCE menu customization:

Menu Files:

  • Most of the menu config files are located under ~/.local/share and ~/.config
  • /packages/etc/skel/.config/menus/xfce-applications.menu

comment:5 Changed 7 years ago by mmludin08

---Creating Splash image:

--changing background images, and thems

  • /usr/share/desktop-base/profiles [kde-profile:themes] [xdg-config:desktopbackground]

  • /usr/share/images/desktop-base/ [all background images]

  • /usr/share/kde4/apps/kdm/themes/spacefun/background.png

  • /usr/share/picmix [directory containing all the icons]

---Customizing Window Manager Files

  • /home/your user/.config/xfce4/xfconf/xfce-perchannel-xml/xfce4-panel.xml

---Customizing Panel Files

  • /home/your user/.config/xfce4/xfconf/xfce-perchannel-xml/xfce4-panel.xml
  • Look for the default config in $prefix/etc/xdg/xfce4/panel/default.xml

or $prefix/etc/xdg/xfce4/xfconf/xfce-perchannel-xml/xfce4-panel.xml.

Last edited 7 years ago by mmludin08 (previous) (diff)

comment:6 Changed 7 years ago by mmludin08

--- for all users the file

  • /etc/xdg/xfce4/xfconf/xfce-perchannel-xml/xfce4-panel.xml

comment:7 Changed 7 years ago by mmludin08

once you make changes to menu or desktop, make sure to run $ killall -HUP xfdesktop

comment:8 Changed 7 years ago by mmludin08

In 4249:

Fixed ticket #807, #808, #796, #793

comment:9 Changed 7 years ago by mmludin08

  • Status changed from new to qa

comment:10 Changed 7 years ago by amweeden06

  • Milestone set to 3.3.0

comment:11 Changed 7 years ago by mmludin08

In 4265:

merged bccd-xfce4 branch into trunk: Fixed ticket #807, #808, #796, #793, #672 , #809

comment:12 Changed 6 years ago by skylar

In 4355:

merging in xfce4 changes (#793)

comment:13 Changed 6 years ago by skylar

In 4360:

merging in #733,#822,#793,#803,#823

comment:14 Changed 6 years ago by amweeden06

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from qa to closed
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