Update lxpanel.pc file, it should include libfm-gtk too.
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1LXPanel is a lightweight X11 desktop panel.
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3To install this program, two other packages are needed:
4 menu-cache, lxmenu-data.
5Please install them before installing lxpanel.
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7There are 2 programs contained in the package.
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91. lxpanel: the panel
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112. lxpanelctl: the controller of lxpanel, can be used to control lxpanel in
12 other programs. The best place to use lxpanelctl is by far
13 the numerous key bindings provided by window managers.
14 When the key combination is pressed, call lxpanelctl to popup
15 system menu, or to open run dialog in lxpanel.
16 Run lxpanelctl without any argument to see what command it
17 currently recognizes.
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20About Netstat and Netstatus plugins:
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221. netstatus was ported from netstatus panel applet of GNOME Project. This
23 plugin has good support on Linux/BSD/other UNIX, and it is released under
24 GNU GPL. (the same as LxDE)
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262. netstat is a new plugin written by LxDE developers as the lightweight
27 replacement of netstatus plugin. It aims to be more usable and resource
28 efficient. At the current stage, netstat runs only on Linux.
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30About theming & lxpanel:
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321. In future, hardcoding should not be used for icon lookup. Instead, use Gtk's built-in functions to handle icon lookup. If necessary, provide a fallback (hardcoded) icon.
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342. Current icon names that can be themed specifically for lxpanel include:
35 *"lxpanel-background"
36 *"clock"
37 *"capslock-on"
38 *"capslock-off"
39 *"numlock-on"
40 *"numlock-off"
41 *"scrllock-on"
42 *"scrllock-off"
43 *"wincmd"
44 *"ns-lock"
45 *possibly more, as yet unfound.
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47There are also a substantial amount of others, but they use the icon naming specification.