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This wiki article deals with customizing the appearance of Openbox in Arch Linux. Helper programs such as panels and trays are also explained.  
 
This wiki article deals with customizing the appearance of Openbox in Arch Linux. Helper programs such as panels and trays are also explained.  
 
== Volume managers ==
 
{{Merge|List of Applications}}
 
 
* {{App|GVolWheel|An audio mixer which lets you control the volume through a tray icon.|http://sourceforge.net/projects/gvolwheel/|{{AUR|gvolwheel}}}}
 
* {{App|GVTray|A master volume mixer for the system tray.|http://code.google.com/p/gtk-tray-utils/|{{AUR|gvtray}}}}
 
* {{App|PNMixer|A fork of Obmixer. It has many new features such as ALSA channel selection, connect/disconnect detection, shortcuts, etc.|https://github.com/nicklan/pnmixer/wiki|{{AUR|pnmixer}}}}
 
* {{App|Volti|A GTK application for controlling audio volume from system tray with an internal mixer and support for multimedia keys that uses only ALSA.|http://code.google.com/p/volti/|{{AUR|volti}}}}
 
* {{App|VolumeIcon|Another volume control for your system tray with channel selection, themes and an external mixer.|http://softwarebakery.com/maato/volumeicon.html|{{Pkg|volumeicon}}}}
 
* {{App|VolWheel|A little application which lets you control the sound volume easily through a tray icon you can scroll on.|http://oliwer.net/b/volwheel.html|{{Pkg|volwheel}}}}
 
  
 
== Battery and CPU ==
 
== Battery and CPU ==

Revision as of 18:26, 1 December 2013

Note: This article is a supplement to the main Openbox article.

This wiki article deals with customizing the appearance of Openbox in Arch Linux. Helper programs such as panels and trays are also explained.

Battery and CPU

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Notes: please use the second argument of the template to provide more detailed indications. (Discuss in Talk:Openbox Themes and Apps#)
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  • Trayfreq — A light battery monitor and a CPU frequency scaler.
http://trayfreq.sourceforge.net || trayfreqAUR

Keyboard layout switchers

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  • fbxkb — A NETWM compliant keyboard indicator and switcher. It shows a flag of current keyboard in a systray area and allows you to switch to another one.
http://fbxkb.sourceforge.net/ || fbxkbAUR
  • xxkb — A lightweight keyboard layout indicator and switcher.
http://sourceforge.net/projects/xxkb/ || xxkb
  • qxkb — A keyboard switcher written in Qt.
http://code.google.com/p/qxkb/ || qxkbAUR
  • X Neural Switcher — A text analyser, it detects the language of the input and corrects the keyboard layout if needed.
http://www.xneur.ru/ || xneurAUR, gxneurAUR (GUI)

Logout dialog

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A few simple shutdown managers are available:

  • exitx — A logout dialog for Openbox that uses Sudo.
http://www.linuxsir.com/bbs/lastpostinthread350740.html || exitxAUR
  • exitx-polkit — A GTK logout dialog for Openbox with PolicyKit support.
https://github.com/z0id/exitx-polkit || exitx-polkit-gitAUR
  • exitx-systemd — A GTK logout dialog for Openbox with systemd support.
https://github.com/z0id/exitx-systemd || exitx-systemd-gitAUR
  • obshutdown — A great GTK/Cairo based shutdown manager for Openbox and other window managers.
https://github.com/panjandrum/obshutdown || obshutdownAUR