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Old 07-05-2010, 07:49 PM   #1
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[SOLVED] metacity on xfce how?


i want to use metacity as my window manager on xfce, do you guys know how to do that?

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Old 07-06-2010, 09:39 AM   #2
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Alt-F2 to bring up the command box, then metacity --replace To make this change permenanent, change your startup programs to exclude xfwm4 and to include metacity
 
Old 07-06-2010, 01:13 PM   #3
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Alt-F2 to bring up the command box, then metacity --replace To make this change permenanent, change your startup programs to exclude xfwm4 and to include metacity
ok, i did what you said and seems that im using it right now.. but seems like i need to install the frontend to change the themes because i cant find it on my preferences. do you know the name of the package or how can i change the themes.
 
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. do you know the name of the package or how can i change the themes.
Hopefully, the xfce faq page is your friend; I've never tried running xfce with metacity
 
  


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