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2.\" Title: LXPANEL
3.\" Author: Ying-Chun Liu
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5.\" Date: March 2, 2008
6.\" Manual: http://LXDE.org
7.\" Source: http://LXDE.org
8.\" Language: English
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7a1c5048 10.TH "LXPANEL" "1" "February, 2016" "http://LXDE\&.org" "http://LXDE.org"
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4652f59b 30.SH "NAME"
2ba86315 31lxpanel \- a lightweight GTK2\-based panel for the LXDE desktop\&.
4652f59b 32.SH "SYNOPSIS"
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33.HP \w'\fBlxpanel\fR\ 'u
34\fBlxpanel\fR
7a1c5048 35[ options ]
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36.SH "DESCRIPTION"
37.PP
38This manual page documents briefly the
39\fBlxpanel\fR
40command\&.
41.PP
42\fBlxpanel\fR
43is a program that provides a panel for the desktop, usually for LXDE\&. It is a lightweight GTK+ 2\&.x based desktop panel\&.
44.PP
45.PP
46\fBFeatures\fR
47.sp
48.RS 4
49.ie n \{\
50\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
51.\}
52.el \{\
53.sp -1
54.IP \(bu 2.3
55.\}
56User\-friendly application menu automatically generated from
4652f59b 57\&.desktop
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58files on the system\&.
59.RE
60.sp
61.RS 4
62.ie n \{\
63\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
64.\}
65.el \{\
66.sp -1
67.IP \(bu 2.3
68.\}
69Launcher bar (small icons clicked to launch apps)
70.RE
71.sp
72.RS 4
73.ie n \{\
74\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
75.\}
76.el \{\
77.sp -1
78.IP \(bu 2.3
79.\}
cb7f7ba8 80Task bar supporting ICCCM/EWMH `urgency\*(Aq hint (Pidgin IM windows can flash on new incoming messages)
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81.RE
82.sp
83.RS 4
84.ie n \{\
85\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
86.\}
87.el \{\
88.sp -1
89.IP \(bu 2.3
90.\}
91Notification area (system tray)
92.RE
93.sp
94.RS 4
95.ie n \{\
96\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
97.\}
98.el \{\
99.sp -1
100.IP \(bu 2.3
101.\}
102Digital clock
103.RE
104.sp
105.RS 4
106.ie n \{\
107\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
108.\}
109.el \{\
110.sp -1
111.IP \(bu 2.3
112.\}
113Run dialog (type command to run, without opening a terminal )
114.RE
115.sp
116.RS 4
117.ie n \{\
118\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
119.\}
120.el \{\
121.sp -1
122.IP \(bu 2.3
123.\}
124Net status icon plug\-in (optional)
125.RE
126.sp
127.RS 4
128.ie n \{\
129\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
130.\}
131.el \{\
132.sp -1
133.IP \(bu 2.3
134.\}
135Volume control plug\-in (optional)
136.RE
137.sp
138.RS 4
139.ie n \{\
140\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
141.\}
142.el \{\
143.sp -1
144.IP \(bu 2.3
145.\}
146lxpanelctl, 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\&.
147.RE
148.sp
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149.SH "OPTIONS"
150.PP
151This program follows the usual
152GNU
cb7f7ba8 153command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (`\-\*(Aq)\&. A summary of options is included below\&.
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154.PP
155\fB\-h\fR \fB\-\-help\fR
156.RS 4
157Print help on the options\&.
158.RE
159.PP
160\fB\-v\fR \fB\-\-version\fR
161.RS 4
162Print the program version\&.
163.RE
164.PP
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165\fB\-p \fR\fB\fINAME\fR\fR, \fB\-\-profile \fR\fB\fINAME\fR\fR
166.RS 4
167Set the profile to be loaded\&.
168.RE
169.SH "FILES"
170.PP
7a1c5048 171~/\&.config/lxpanel/\fIPROFILE\fR/
2ba86315 172.RS 4
7a1c5048 173config files directory, can be edited by preference dialog\&.
2ba86315 174.RE
2ba86315 175.PP
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176~/\&.config/lxpanel/\fIPROFILE\fR/gtkrc
177.RS 4
178optional GTK+ 2.0 RC file to alterate appearance, can be used to create custom panel style\&.
179.RE
180.SH "SEE ALSO"
181.BR lxpanelctl (1)
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182.SH "AUTHOR"
183.PP
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184The \fBlxpanel\fR is written by great LXDE developers team under lead of
185Hong Jen Yee (PCMan) since 2006.
2ba86315 186.PP
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187This manual page was written by paulliu (\fBYing\-Chun Liu\fR)
188<grandpaul@gmail\&.com> for the Debian system (but may be used by others)\&.
189Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the
190GNU General Public License, Version 2 any later version published by the Free Software Foundation\&.
2ba86315 191.PP
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192On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common\-licenses/GPL-2\&.
193.PP
194Updated by Andriy Grytsenko (LStranger)\&.
4652f59b 195.SH "COPYRIGHT"
2ba86315 196.br
32a67dc7 197Copyright \(co 2008 paulliu
2ba86315 198.br
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199Copyright \(co 2016 LStranger
200.br