Table of ContentsTools
Panels and indicators
Editors and text viewers
- Utility to compose wallpapers for X
# cd /usr/ports/graphics/hsetroot # make install clean
- A screen capture utility.
# cd /usr/ports/graphics/scrot # make install clean
- Session locker/screen saver.
# cd /usr/ports/x11/xlockmore # make install clean
Options for xlockmore: check MESAGL, check GTK2.
- A customizable program to run programs, with tab-completion
# cd /usr/ports/x11/gmrun # make install clean
If you use lxpanel you don't ned gmrun as you have lxpanelctl run command. Run lxpanelctl without arguments to see other actions you can bind to a key.
- Graphical frontend to su.
# cd /usr/ports/sysutils/gksu # make install clean
Bind gksuexec to any key to get Run as user dialog.
- A simple and easy to use graphical file manager.
# cd /usr/ports/x11-fm/rox-filer # make install clean # cd /usr/ports/multimedia/rox-videothumbnail # make install clean
Options for gnome-vfs: uncheck HAL.
Rox can show video thumbnails. To enable this functionality right click in rox, choose Options - Filer windows - Thumbnails. Click Video Thumbnails - Install type handlers.
- An extremly fast and lightweight file manager which features tabbed browsing and user-friendly interface.
# cd /usr/ports/x11-fm/pcmanfm # make install clean