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== lxdm ==
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I noticed that on this page there is no mention of using ''systemctl enable lxdm.service'' but on the [[Display Manager]] page that is what is described. I'm new here, so before I edit this page I just wanted to make sure that adding information so the two pages are in sync was okay.  Thanks, [[User:Schultzter|Schultzter]] ([[User talk:Schultzter|talk]]) 04:04, 27 November 2012 (UTC)
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== lxterminal ==
 
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:Software problems should be solved in the forums, mailing lists, irc channels, bug trackers (also upstream). Then you should come back here and update the article if needed :)
 
:Software problems should be solved in the forums, mailing lists, irc channels, bug trackers (also upstream). Then you should come back here and update the article if needed :)
 
:-- [[User:Kynikos|Kynikos]] 05:23, 6 March 2012 (EST)
 
:-- [[User:Kynikos|Kynikos]] 05:23, 6 March 2012 (EST)
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== Directories for .desktop files ==
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LXDE looks in two other directories besides /usr/share/applications
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to find applications to put into its menus:
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/usr/local/share/applications
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~/.local/share/applications
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This is important if you want to add your own applications to LXDE;
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you don't have to mess with directories controlled by pacman.
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[[User:Djraymondnm|Djraymondnm]] ([[User talk:Djraymondnm|talk]]) 12:08, 5 June 2013 (UTC)

Revision as of 12:08, 5 June 2013

lxdm

I noticed that on this page there is no mention of using systemctl enable lxdm.service but on the Display Manager page that is what is described. I'm new here, so before I edit this page I just wanted to make sure that adding information so the two pages are in sync was okay. Thanks, Schultzter (talk) 04:04, 27 November 2012 (UTC)

lxterminal

Hi, I'm testing lxde desktop with openbox window manager under qemu (1.0).

If I start xorg with xf86-video-vesa driver (2.3.0-7), then lxterminal (0.1.11-1) - and only lxterminal - is badly displayed.

If I start xorg with xf86-video-cirrus (1.3.2-7), then lxterminal is well displayed.

If I start qemu with the parameter "-vga std", display problems with lxterminal and xf86-video-vesa disappear.

May be a bug in lxterminal... Screenshots are available if needed.

Hi, please sign your edits in talk pages with ~~~~
Software problems should be solved in the forums, mailing lists, irc channels, bug trackers (also upstream). Then you should come back here and update the article if needed :)
-- Kynikos 05:23, 6 March 2012 (EST)

Directories for .desktop files

LXDE looks in two other directories besides /usr/share/applications to find applications to put into its menus:

/usr/local/share/applications

~/.local/share/applications

This is important if you want to add your own applications to LXDE; you don't have to mess with directories controlled by pacman.

Djraymondnm (talk) 12:08, 5 June 2013 (UTC)