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2.\" Title: LXPANEL
3.\" Author: Ying-Chun Liu
4.\" Generator: DocBook XSL Stylesheets v1.75.1 <http://docbook.sf.net/>
5.\" Date: March 2, 2008
6.\" Manual: http://LXDE.org
7.\" Source: http://LXDE.org
8.\" Language: English
9.\"
10.TH "LXPANEL" "1" "March 2, 2008" "http://LXDE\&.org" "http://LXDE.org"
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15.nh
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19.\" * MAIN CONTENT STARTS HERE *
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21.SH "NAME"
22lxpanel \- a lightweight GTK2\-based panel for the LXDE desktop\&.
23.SH "SYNOPSIS"
24.HP \w'\fBlxpanel\fR\ 'u
25\fBlxpanel\fR
26.SH "DESCRIPTION"
27.PP
28This manual page documents briefly the
29\fBlxpanel\fR
30command\&.
31.PP
32\fBlxpanel\fR
33is a program that provides a panel for the desktop, usually for LXDE\&. It is a lightweight GTK+ 2\&.x based desktop panel\&.
34.PP
35.PP
36\fBFeatures\fR
37.sp
38.RS 4
39.ie n \{\
40\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
41.\}
42.el \{\
43.sp -1
44.IP \(bu 2.3
45.\}
46User\-friendly application menu automatically generated from
47\&.desktop
48files on the system\&.
49.RE
50.sp
51.RS 4
52.ie n \{\
53\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
54.\}
55.el \{\
56.sp -1
57.IP \(bu 2.3
58.\}
59Launcher bar (small icons clicked to launch apps)
60.RE
61.sp
62.RS 4
63.ie n \{\
64\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
65.\}
66.el \{\
67.sp -1
68.IP \(bu 2.3
69.\}
70Task bar supporting ICCCM/EWMH `urgency\' hint (Pidgin IM windows can flash on new incoming messages)
71.RE
72.sp
73.RS 4
74.ie n \{\
75\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
76.\}
77.el \{\
78.sp -1
79.IP \(bu 2.3
80.\}
81Notification area (system tray)
82.RE
83.sp
84.RS 4
85.ie n \{\
86\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
87.\}
88.el \{\
89.sp -1
90.IP \(bu 2.3
91.\}
92Digital clock
93.RE
94.sp
95.RS 4
96.ie n \{\
97\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
98.\}
99.el \{\
100.sp -1
101.IP \(bu 2.3
102.\}
103Run dialog (type command to run, without opening a terminal )
104.RE
105.sp
106.RS 4
107.ie n \{\
108\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
109.\}
110.el \{\
111.sp -1
112.IP \(bu 2.3
113.\}
114Net status icon plug\-in (optional)
115.RE
116.sp
117.RS 4
118.ie n \{\
119\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
120.\}
121.el \{\
122.sp -1
123.IP \(bu 2.3
124.\}
125Volume control plug\-in (optional)
126.RE
127.sp
128.RS 4
129.ie n \{\
130\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
131.\}
132.el \{\
133.sp -1
134.IP \(bu 2.3
135.\}
136lxpanelctl, an external controller lets you control lxpanel in other programs\&. For example, "lxpanelctl run" will show the Run dialog in lxpanel, and "lxpanelctl menu" will show the application menu\&. This is useful in key bindings provided by window managers\&.
137.RE
138.sp
139.RE
140.SH "OPTIONS"
141.PP
142This program follows the usual
143GNU
144command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (`\-\')\&. A summary of options is included below\&.
145.PP
146\fB\-h\fR \fB\-\-help\fR
147.RS 4
148Print help on the options\&.
149.RE
150.PP
151\fB\-v\fR \fB\-\-version\fR
152.RS 4
153Print the program version\&.
154.RE
155.PP
156\fB\-\-log \fR\fB\fIlevel\fR\fR
157.RS 4
158Set the logging level in the range 0 (silent) through 5 (verbose)\&.
159.RE
160.PP
161\fB\-p \fR\fB\fINAME\fR\fR, \fB\-\-profile \fR\fB\fINAME\fR\fR
162.RS 4
163Set the profile to be loaded\&.
164.RE
165.SH "FILES"
166.PP
167~/\&.config/lxpanel/\fIPROFILE\fR
168.RS 4
169config file, can be edited by preference dialog\&.
170.RE
171.SH "SEE ALSO"
172.PP
173lxsession (1), lxpanelctl (1)\&.
174.SH "AUTHOR"
175.PP
176This manual page was written by paulliu
177grandpaul@gmail\&.com
178for the
179Debian
180system (but may be used by others)\&. Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the
181GNU
182General Public License, Version 2 any later version published by the Free Software Foundation\&.
183.PP
184On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common\-licenses/GPL\&.
185.SH "AUTHOR"
186.PP
187\fBYing\-Chun Liu\fR
188.RS 4
189Author.
190.RE
191.SH "COPYRIGHT"
192.br
193CopyrightCopyright \(co 2008 paulliu
194.br