Support LQ: Use code LQ3 and save $3 on Domain Registration
Go Back > Blogs
User Name



Howto create a Transparent Terminal in Ubuntu Desktop

Posted 02-14-2008 at 10:58 AM by sridhar11

This tutorial will explain how to create a Transparent Terminal in Gnome Background using alltray.With AllTray you can dock any application with no native tray icon (like Evolution, Thunderbird, Terminals) into the system tray. A high-light feature is that a click on the “close” button will minimize back to system tray. It works well with Gnome, KDE, XFCE 4*, Fluxbox* and WindowMaker*. (*) No drag ‘n drop support. Enable with “-nm” option

<a href="">Full...
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 638 Comments 0 sridhar11 is offline

Ubuntu GNOME vs KDE

Posted 02-13-2008 at 05:46 PM by jwillar

If on the same computer, would Ubuntu 7.10 (GNOME) install and configure better than Kubuntu 7.10? This question was raised recently by my brother by claiming the GNOME desktop was better than KDE. I assumed because both are from the same base OS, both would install the same with the only difference being the chosen desktop environment (GENOME vs KDE). Both would configure correctly for the same computer, network connection, video driver, printer, etc. Does anyone have knowledge about this question?...
LQ Newbie
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 1387 Comments 0 jwillar is offline

Stateful Firewall/IDS/Filter/DDoS Mitigation #2

Posted 02-12-2008 at 08:22 AM by Xolo (Journey of a Thousand Miles)

This started out in 2006-07-25 12:23.
Last update was #1, on Tuesday Juli 25th 2006.
Today is Tuesday February 12th 2008.

Update #2
I haven't updated on this subject in a (too) long time.
The 'move' I mentioned in the original thread of my current workplace is currently 'said' to happen very early 2009 (say Q1, Q2 if more 'accidents' happen thanks to the builders they hired), according to this location's management.
According to my IT manager however...
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 870 Comments 0 Xolo is offline


Posted 02-11-2008 at 10:06 AM by Raamisaha

Blog is now open
LQ Newbie
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 421 Comments 0 Raamisaha is offline


Posted 02-10-2008 at 04:39 AM by Hec

Is there any hope out there for a "NEWBIE.

All I want is to connect to the net and load programmes I am currently using. If I cant connect to the net or install the UBUNTU programmes i downloaded for UBUNTU from Windows internet, is there any use???"
LQ Newbie
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 451 Comments 0 Hec is offline


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:39 PM.

Main Menu

Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration