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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
9.\"
10.TH "LXPANEL" "1" "March 2, 2008" "http://LXDE\&.org" "http://LXDE.org"
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24d886e1 30.SH "NAME"
1ea75322 31lxpanel \- a lightweight GTK2\-based panel for the LXDE desktop\&.
24d886e1 32.SH "SYNOPSIS"
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33.HP \w'\fBlxpanel\fR\ 'u
34\fBlxpanel\fR
35.SH "DESCRIPTION"
36.PP
37This manual page documents briefly the
38\fBlxpanel\fR
39command\&.
40.PP
41\fBlxpanel\fR
42is a program that provides a panel for the desktop, usually for LXDE\&. It is a lightweight GTK+ 2\&.x based desktop panel\&.
43.PP
44.PP
45\fBFeatures\fR
46.sp
47.RS 4
48.ie n \{\
49\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
50.\}
51.el \{\
52.sp -1
53.IP \(bu 2.3
54.\}
55User\-friendly application menu automatically generated from
24d886e1 56\&.desktop
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57files on the system\&.
58.RE
59.sp
60.RS 4
61.ie n \{\
62\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
63.\}
64.el \{\
65.sp -1
66.IP \(bu 2.3
67.\}
68Launcher bar (small icons clicked to launch apps)
69.RE
70.sp
71.RS 4
72.ie n \{\
73\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
74.\}
75.el \{\
76.sp -1
77.IP \(bu 2.3
78.\}
ca14ea2b 79Task bar supporting ICCCM/EWMH `urgency\*(Aq hint (Pidgin IM windows can flash on new incoming messages)
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80.RE
81.sp
82.RS 4
83.ie n \{\
84\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
85.\}
86.el \{\
87.sp -1
88.IP \(bu 2.3
89.\}
90Notification area (system tray)
91.RE
92.sp
93.RS 4
94.ie n \{\
95\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
96.\}
97.el \{\
98.sp -1
99.IP \(bu 2.3
100.\}
101Digital clock
102.RE
103.sp
104.RS 4
105.ie n \{\
106\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
107.\}
108.el \{\
109.sp -1
110.IP \(bu 2.3
111.\}
112Run dialog (type command to run, without opening a terminal )
113.RE
114.sp
115.RS 4
116.ie n \{\
117\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
118.\}
119.el \{\
120.sp -1
121.IP \(bu 2.3
122.\}
123Net status icon plug\-in (optional)
124.RE
125.sp
126.RS 4
127.ie n \{\
128\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
129.\}
130.el \{\
131.sp -1
132.IP \(bu 2.3
133.\}
134Volume control plug\-in (optional)
135.RE
136.sp
137.RS 4
138.ie n \{\
139\h'-04'\(bu\h'+03'\c
140.\}
141.el \{\
142.sp -1
143.IP \(bu 2.3
144.\}
145lxpanelctl, 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\&.
146.RE
147.sp
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148.SH "OPTIONS"
149.PP
150This program follows the usual
151GNU
ca14ea2b 152command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (`\-\*(Aq)\&. A summary of options is included below\&.
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153.PP
154\fB\-h\fR \fB\-\-help\fR
155.RS 4
156Print help on the options\&.
157.RE
158.PP
159\fB\-v\fR \fB\-\-version\fR
160.RS 4
161Print the program version\&.
162.RE
163.PP
164\fB\-\-log \fR\fB\fIlevel\fR\fR
165.RS 4
166Set the logging level in the range 0 (silent) through 5 (verbose)\&.
167.RE
168.PP
169\fB\-p \fR\fB\fINAME\fR\fR, \fB\-\-profile \fR\fB\fINAME\fR\fR
170.RS 4
171Set the profile to be loaded\&.
172.RE
173.SH "FILES"
174.PP
24d886e1 175~/\&.config/lxpanel/\fIPROFILE\fR
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176.RS 4
177config file, can be edited by preference dialog\&.
178.RE
179.SH "SEE ALSO"
180.PP
181lxsession (1), lxpanelctl (1)\&.
182.SH "AUTHOR"
183.PP
184This manual page was written by paulliu
24d886e1 185grandpaul@gmail\&.com
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186for the
187Debian
188system (but may be used by others)\&. Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the
189GNU
190General Public License, Version 2 any later version published by the Free Software Foundation\&.
191.PP
192On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common\-licenses/GPL\&.
24d886e1 193.SH "AUTHOR"
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194.PP
195\fBYing\-Chun Liu\fR
196.RS 4
197Author.
198.RE
24d886e1 199.SH "COPYRIGHT"
1ea75322 200.br
934ecce5 201Copyright \(co 2008 paulliu
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