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20 <!ENTITY dhfirstname "<firstname>Ying-Chun</firstname>">
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58 <refname>&dhpackage;</refname>
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17d2bc75 60 <refpurpose>a lightweight GTK2-based panel for LXDE desktop.</refpurpose>
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61 </refnamediv>
62 <refsynopsisdiv>
63 <cmdsynopsis>
64 <command>&dhpackage;</command>
65 </cmdsynopsis>
66 </refsynopsisdiv>
67 <refsect1>
68 <title>DESCRIPTION</title>
69
70 <para>This manual page documents briefly the
71 <command>&dhpackage;</command> command.</para>
72
73 <para><command>&dhpackage;</command> is a program that provides a panel
74 for desktop, usually for LXDE. It is lightweight GTK+ 2.x based desktop
75 panel.
76 </para>
77
78 <para>
79 <itemizedlist spacing='normal' mark='bullet'>
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80 <title>Features</title>
81 <listitem><para>User-friendly application menu automatically generated from <filename>.desktop</filename>
82 files on the system.
83 </para>
84 </listitem>
85 <listitem><para>Launcher bar (small icons clicked to launch apps)</para></listitem>
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86 <listitem><para>Task bar supporting ICCCM/EWMH `urgency' hint (Pidgin IM windows
87 can flash on new incoming messages)</para>
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88 </listitem>
89 <listitem><para>Notification area (system tray)</para></listitem>
90 <listitem><para>Digital clock</para></listitem>
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91 <listitem><para>Run dialog (type command to run, without opening a terminal
92)</para>
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93 </listitem>
94 <listitem><para>Net status icon plug-in (optional)</para></listitem>
95 <listitem><para>Volume control plug-in (optional)</para></listitem>
96 <listitem><para>lxpanelctl, an external controller let you control lxpanel in
97 other programs. For example, "lxpanelctl run" will show the Run
98 dialog in lxpanel, and "lxpanelctl menu" will show the application
99 menu. This is useful in key bindings provided by window managers.</para>
100 </listitem>
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101 </itemizedlist>
102 </para>
103 </refsect1>
104 <refsect1>
105 <title>FILES</title>
106 <variablelist>
107 <varlistentry>
108 <term><filename>~/.config/lxpanel</filename></term>
109 <listitem>
110 <para>config file, can be edited by preference dialog.</para>
111 </listitem>
112 </varlistentry>
113 </variablelist>
114 </refsect1>
115 <refsect1>
116 <title>SEE ALSO</title>
117
88386f08 118 <para>lxsession (1), lxpanelctl (1).</para>
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120 </refsect1>
121 <refsect1>
122 <title>AUTHOR</title>
123
124 <para>This manual page was written by &dhusername; &dhemail; for
125 the &debian; system (but may be used by others). Permission is
126 granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under
127 the terms of the &gnu; General Public License, Version 2 any
f50fff97 128 later version published by the Free Software Foundation.
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f50fff97 130 <para>
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131 On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public
132 License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.
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