[openbox] menu and submenus

Marius Nita marius at cs.pdx.edu
Thu Jan 1 18:46:07 EST 2004

On Wed, Dec 31, 2003 at 09:37:40AM -0600, Richard Witt wrote:
> I tried searching the archives and of course reading the docs and either
> i just didnt see what im looking for or i just dont understand it.
> i have ~/.config/openbox/menu.xml and in it what i want to do is instead
> of having one huge menu.xml i want to break it out into smaller files
> and have entries in menu.xml to read those other menus. I thought i
> understood this from the docs and was doing it right. I have in my
> ~/.config/openbox/rc.xml 
> <menu>
> <file>menu.xml</file>
> <file>/home/rich/.config/openbox/apps.xml</file>

These need to be reversed. Since menu.xml refers to apps.xml, apps.xml
needs to be loaded first.

Also, since apps.xml is in the ob config directory, you can just say


Hope this helps.

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